Photo of Clare REddington by Jon Aitken

Clare Reddington


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 is a Visiting Professor at University of the West of England. She is chair of Emma Rice's Wise Children, and a trustee of of RSC and British Council.

Twitter: @clarered

Exterior of Watershed
Posted on Tue 5 May 2020 by Clare Reddington
Clare Reddington, Watershed CEO, reflects on Watershed's experiences of the past seven weeks....
Photo of Studio community
Posted on Tue 28 Jan 2020 by Clare Reddington
How do we embrace uncertainty and value the slippy to navigate the conceptual emergency we live in? By Clare Reddington, Watershed CEO
Pervasive Media Studio
Posted on Tue 13 Nov 2018 by Clare Reddington
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.
Illustration by Jasmine Thompson, Rife Content Creator
Posted on Fri 8 Dec 2017 by Clare Reddington
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:
Playable City Recife
Posted on Thu 21 Sept 2017 by Clare Reddington
We design our programmes to have local, national and global impact
Bear Abouts photo
Posted on Thu 21 Sept 2017 by Clare Reddington
Watershed's approach is not characterised in a specific project or programme, but an ethos of open-ness, responsibility, partnership and passion.