Team & Board


Ayaan Bulale, activities and events manager

Anna Colin, director and co-founder

Naami Padi, deputy director

Laura Owen, head of the young associates programme

Louis Palfrey, administrative assistant


Ryan Gander, artist
Hadrian Garrard, Director, Create London
Sarah Griffin, independent curator of applied arts
Colleen Harris, BBC reporter, presenter and producer
Marguerite Humeau, artist
Colin Johnson, Associate Dean of Sciences, University of Kent
Sarah McCrory, Director, Goldsmiths CCA and OSE co-founder
Zoe McLeod, Partner, Counterculture Partnership LLP
Richard Morsley, Director, Betteshanger Sustainable Park
Justin O’Shaughnessy, independent producer (Chair)
Owen Watson, Director, 6a architects

Previous Board members and founding staff

Matthew Darbyshire, artist
Stephanie Mclaren-Neckles, co-founder, Let’s Be Brief and twenty%extra
Emily Pethick, director, Rijksakademie
Fanny Singer, writer and independent curator
Laurence Taylor, OSE co-founder and former co-director
Sam Thorne, director, Nottingham Contemporary and OSE co-founder