Phil Douglas has worked in the Arts & Culture sector across the North East for over 10 years. During this time, he has worked at Middlesbrough and Gateshead Councils in Arts, Events & Festivals Development roles.
Phil has also maintained a freelance portfolio focused around Arts Development, Diversity, Marketing and Participation working with organisations including: Theatre Royal Newcastle, Theatre Hullabaloo, Dance City and Hartlepool Borough Council. He has also worked in the private sector managing an LGBTQ magazine, social events and a bar & nightclub complex for a number of years .
After founding Curious Festival in 2016 and establishing Curious Arts in 2017, Curious now delivers a flagship annual festival, year round projects and programming partnerships with key regional partners ARC Stockton and Northern Stage. Phil’s freelance producing work spans Dance, Outdoor Arts and Queer Arts sectors.
Phil will be speaking at AMA conference 2019 — Rewire: Culture, Audiences and You
Image courtesy of Phil Douglas. Taken: Thursday 22nd January 2015 Night charity portrait shoot in Central Middlesbrough. © Dave Charnley Photography Ltd All Rights Reserved 2015