Strategic Manager (Kent)
Bea joined Artswork in March 2018. She has a 12-year history of working in museums and galleries, with previous roles at Birmingham Museums, the Imperial War Museum, Turner Contemporary, The National Trust and most recently, Royal Collection Trust. She is passionate about inquiry led learning, and is trained in practical philosophy for children. She has delivered several programmes for and with young people based around visual art, including the pioneering ‘Youth Navigators’ at Turner Contemporary. She has also previously worked as a project manager, fundraiser and public programme curator.
Bea is a keen cyclist, on and off road, and tries to spend time at her allotment whenever possible.
Favourite cultural space: Kelvedon Hatch Secret Nuclear Bunker
Favourite album: ‘Casanova’ by The Divine Comedy
Favourite book: ‘The Drinking Den’ by Emile Zola
Environmental pledge: To cycle to work at least twice a week, and to as many meetings as possible