Amy Martin

Amy Martin

Creative Producer

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Career stage: Expert
  • Freelancer: Available

I'm @__bearheart @BirminghamSoup @IdeasVendor @__famalam | Fellow @BomLab | Trustee @graeae | Interested in solutions, the future, emerging artists & the young.

An Independent Creative Producer & Consultant striving to future proof & diversify Arts & Culture.

Devising projects* that develop future audiences, future artists and a future creative workforce.

*Projects have included: city wide festivals, large scale events, lectures, websites, workshops, Apps, installations, parties and projects that utilise the skills, expertise and talents of young people as curators, artists and producers.

I have collaborated on creative projects with BBC, 4Talent, Fierce Festival, TEDxBrum, Breakin' Convention, Microsoft, Tate Liverpool, Capsule, IdeasTap, mac birmingham and Arts Council England and have worked within a range of creative industries such as; poetry, fashion, media, live art, theatre, music and dance.

In 2013 & 14 I raised over £250k of funding for creative projects and started my own Community Interest Company with Spoken Word artist Polarbear called Bearheart. In 2015 I became one of the inaugural Fellows at BOM (Birmingham Open Media). My research as a BOM Fellow is about Radical Childcare for nomadic workers.

Work History

Creative Producer - F A M A L A M

Jan 2015 - Present

Consultant - Tate Liverpool

Sep 2013 - Present

Associate Producer - mac birmingham

Jul 2012 - Present

Director - Bearheart cic

Jan 2012 - Present

Education

Cultural Management - Post Graduate - City University, London

Sep 2003 - Jul 2004

Skills

  • Consultancy
  • Facilitation
  • Arts Fundraising
  • Furthering Ideas
  • Idea Generating
  • Ideas Development
  • Producing
  • Programming
  • Project Management
  • Report Writing

Network