Socially engaged practice

For over twenty-five years I’ve practised as a social artist, engaging individuals, groups and communities through a range of creative approaches. I’m interested in using the arts to improve individual and collective wellbeing, and especially in empowering staff (e.g., in health settings) to deliver services more creatively.

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I’m passionate about the importance of co-planning and evaluating projects with partners and, where possible, participants too. I’ve always endeavoured to build high quality documentation into the evolving creative process, as I believe that kind of investment and its legacy promotes genuine and lasting change.

Please look through some of the pages on the main menu to see examples of recent projects.