Staff

Meet our academic and professional staff at Dartington Trust.

academic staff –
arts school

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professional staff

Tracey Warr

dr Tracey Warr

Tracey is Head of Dartington Arts School and Head of Research. She is a fiction and non-fiction writer and also works with text in the vicinity of art.

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Ric Allsopp

Dr Ric Allsopp

Dr Ric Allsopp is Associate Faculty for Reimagining Performance Practice, and co-wrote the course with Tim Bolton.

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Tine Bech

dr Tine Bech

Dr Tine Bech is Senior Lecturer in Arts and Place. Her specialisms are art and play, public art, and interactive art.

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Alan-Boldon

Alan Boldon

Alan Boldon is a practising artist and the Managing Director of the Dartington Trust. He specialises in arts and ecology and systems thinking.

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Tim Bolton

Tim Bolton

Tim Bolton is Head of Programmes at Dartington Trust, and course leader for our Reimagining Performance Practice and Cultural Production programmes.

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Emma Bush

Emma Bush

Emma Bush is Associate Lecturer for our Poetics of Imagination and Reimaginging Performance Practice courses. She works in the field of art and ecology, making performance, site-specific walks, writing and workshops.

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Jo Joelson

Jo Joelson

Dr Jo Joelson is Programme Lead for MA Arts and Place. She is a London based artist, researcher and writer.

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Natasha Rivett-Carnac

Natasha Rivett-Carnac

Natasha Rivett-Carnac is Curator of Arts and Ecology at Dartington School of Arts. She has been working in the arts and culture space for 20 years.

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Tom Rivett-Carnac

Tom Rivett-Carnac

Tom Rivett-Carnac is Associate Faculty for MFA Arts and Ecology at Dartington School of Arts. He s a political lobbyist for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and an author on climate change policy.

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martin shaw

Martin Shaw

Martin is currently Reader in Poetics of Imagination at Dartington Art School and Programme Lead for the MA of the same name.

His work circles mythology and landscape, oral storytelling and poetics.

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Bram Thomas Arnold

Bram Thomas Arnold

Dr Bram Thomas Arnold is an artist who started with walking and kept going into performance, drawing, installation, writing and academia. He is Associate Lecturer for our Poetics of Imagination programme.

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Gediminas and Nomeda Urbonas

Gediminas and Nomeda Urbonas

Gediminas and Nomeda Urbonas are Associate Faculty for MFA Arts and Ecology. Urbonas Studio have an interdisciplinary research practice that facilitates exchange amongst diverse nodes of knowledge production and artistic practice in pursuit of projects that transform civic spaces and collective imaginaries.

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