Craft & Design, Art & Photography – Marina Norris
- Role: Shortlister
- Job Title: Arts Consultant
- Categories: Art & Photography, Craft & Design
- Years: 2017
Marina Norris has over 25 years of experience of working in the arts from producing fringe theatre, leading international projects to national policy making, strategic planning and advocacy. She has worked across private, public and voluntary sectors. She spent 10 years in Senior Management at Arts Council England where she was able to support some of the most exciting artists producing in the UK today. During her time at ACE she led the South East’s regions involvement in the Cultural Olympiad 2012, and cross-cutting agendas including Private Giving, Internationalism, Diversity, Children and Young People. She is now a freelance Consultant and a Director of a cultural recruitment business based in The Netherlands. Freelance clients have included Help Musicians UK, Business in the Community, National Literacy Trust. She is Critical Friend to HOME Slough, an ACE supported Creative People and Places project aiming to increase arts engagement in Slough and a Trustee of Farnham Maltings.