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Arts on the waterways advisory group

The Canal & River Trust’s Arts on the Waterways initiative is supported by a volunteer advisory group.

People in the Floating Cinema watching a presentation The Floating Cinema Screening, courtesy of Hydar Dewarchi

The group comprises:

  • Jonathan Watkins, Director of Ikon Gallery (Chairman of the Advisory Group)
  • Tony Hales, Chair of Trustees, Canal & River Trust
  • Ian Banks, Director Atoll Ltd and Member of NW Waterways Partnership
  • Tamsin Dillon, Director of Art on the Underground (London)
  • Claire Doherty, Director of Situations
  • Mark Dunhill, Dean of CSM School of Art, Central Saint Martins
  • Deirdre Figueiredo, Director of Craftspace, Birmingham
  • Manick Govinda, Arts Admin, Head of artists’ advisory services
  • Keith Khan, Creative Director, Keith Khan Associates
  • Marianne McNamara, Artistic Director, Mikron Theatre
  • Judith Palmer, Director, Poetry Society
  • Megan Piper, Director, Piper Gallery and The Line
  • Lleucu Siencyn, Chief Executive, Literature Wales
  • Tracy Warr, Dr Tracey Warr, writer and river and arts specialist
  • Sarah Weir, CEO, Waddesdon Manor, National Trust

Arts on the Waterways is supported by public funding through Arts Council England and the Arts Council of Wales.

Last date edited: 7 July 2015