Clare Reddington

Creative Director / CEO

Clare joined Watershed in 2004, establishing its creative technology programmes including Pervasive Media Studio and Playable City. She become Creative Director in 2014, looking after the Studio, engagement and cinema teams, and CEO in 2018. Clare works with industry, academic and creative partners from around the world to champion inclusion, support talent and develop new ideas. Clare was Executive Producer of REACT, a Visiting Professor at University of the West of England. She is chair of Emma Rice's Wise Children, and on the boards of RSC and Theatre Bristol.

Follow Clare on Twitter @clarered
clare.reddington@watershed.co.uk

 Beyond innovation: understanding Artists as leaders 

Pervasive Media Studio
Posted on Tue 13 Nov 2018
A short provocation on Artists as Leaders, the difference between innovation and invention and the danger of constraining the latter with the metrics of the former, given at Beyond Conference to launch AHRC's Clusters investments.

 2017 - the Creative team's Watershed highlights 

Illustration by Jasmine Thompson, Rife Content Creator
Posted on Fri 8 Dec 2017
Today was the last Creative team* meeting of the year and we shared our 2017 highlights. The range and depth of the team’s selection are a good indication of how amazing this year has been for Watershed, so I thought we should share them:

 What does it all add up to? 

Playable City Recife
Posted on Thu 21 Sept 2017
We design our programmes to have local, national and global impact

 How we work with artists 

Bear Abouts photo
Posted on Thu 21 Sept 2017
Watershed's approach is not characterised in a specific project or programme, but an ethos of open-ness, responsibility, partnership and passion.