Angharad Wynne-Jones

Arts House, Artistic Director VIC, Australia


Angharad Wynne-Jones is Artistic Director at Arts House, where she developed Dance Massive as a dance festival of international reputation, initiated the Festival of Live Art -Australia’s first international biennial festival of live art and Refuge, a five year interdisciplinary project building community resilience to climate change.

Angharad’s career in the experimental arts includes AD and CEO of Performance Space, AD of Arts House, Founding EP and Co-CEO of arts companies Chunky Move, Founding EP of Lucy Guerin Inc,  Founding CEO of arts/science/climate change initiative (TippingPoint Australia), Associate Director of Adelaide Festival and AD and CEO of  international festival (London International Festival of Theatre). She has been on a number of Boards and Panels: Australia Council Hybrid, New Media and Dance Boards, Lucy Guerin Inc, Real Time, Snuff Puppets and Total Theatre (UK) and since 2011 is chair of touring commissioning network Mobile States and is on the management group of Future Earth Australia.  She has a first class degree in Theatre from Dartington College of Arts, has studied Cultural Leadership (Grad Dip) at the City University, London  and  co-designed and is teaching the MFA Cultural Leadership course at National Institute of Dramatic Art.