Cultural Organisations, Curation, and Events

2017-2018

Programme Manager – British Council

Responsible for developing the British Council’s games strategy, working with UK partners, and developing international relationships with a focus on cultural skills & showcasing.

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2017

Jury & Subcommittee – BAFTA

Jury member for the 2017 BAFTA for Debut Game. Games Subcommittee member for the BAFTA Breakthrough Brits.

2014

Partnerships Manager – IdeasTap

Developing film & games partnerships and opportunities for young people.

2013

Indie Allsorts – Federation Square

Working with incoming Freeplay directors, independent videogames played on Federation Square’s big screen.

Re:Play – ACMI

Quarterly events about videogames culture at ACMI

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2009-2012

Co-director / Director – Freeplay

Co-director, 2009 – 2010; Director, 2011-2012; Board member, 2012-2013

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Freeplay 2012 Image Credits: Robert Young Photography; Katie Harmsworth Photography

2012

In Conversation – ACMI

Join Warren Spector, master of role playing game design, as he explores the ideas that have changed the gaming industry.

Spector is known for creating influential titles such as System Shock, Deus Ex, Ultima Underworld and Thief: The Dark Project. His most recent release, Epic Mickey, has been hailed as the embodiment of his renowned philosophy on videogame design.

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear from an industry legend, who has irrefutably influenced videogame theory and design.

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2011

Game/Play – NGV Studio

Curation of six week exhibition mixing digital, physical, and board-game play, alongside artwork from local artists.