Creative Barking and Dagenham
Helen Ball is the Engagement Director for Creative Barking and Dagenham (CBD); one of 21 projects nationally funded through Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places fund.
CBD includes a network of more than 150 local resident Cultural Connectors who commission all the artists we work with through participatory decision making panels, as well as devising and steering events and festivals.
Helen is interested in increasing collaborative decision making and ways of working between artists, organisations and the public. Previously she has worked as Head of Engagement for the Audience Agency, as a Participation Officer for The Children’s Fund and an Arts Development Officer for Salford City Council. She is currently also training in the Alexander Technique.
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