Role: Cross-programme Production Support / Producer for Quantum Entanglement
FutureEverything was a three month UK-Russian digital culture exchange programme, in partnership with British Council Russia as part of the UK-Russia Year of Culture 2014.
The festival presented live performances by leading artists and musicians from Russia and the UK, an exhibition of cutting edge ideas spanning art and science, and workshops exploring participatory technologies and creative communities.
The programme launched in Moscow in November 2014. A number of projects were developed over the following months and presented in February 2015 at the FutureEverything Festival, Manchester.
My work on FutureEverything Moscow was a part of a long-term role with the FutureEverything’s production team where my duties included:
⬩ Contributing towards the festival programming, project research and development
⬩ Financial development, including research and bid writing for UK, EU and international funds
⬩ Management of all logistics and partner negotiations for the hospitality and liaison of artists, speakers and VIP partners for both UK and international events
⬩ Overseeing the recruitment, management and induction of key freelance staff and volunteers
⬩ Liaison and relationship development with partners and funders
⬩ Finance and budget management for UK and international projects
⬩ Development of performance, commission and partner contracts
⬩ Full production support and management for conferences, exhibitions and performances including on site set up, delivery and pre-production administration.