Charlotte Gregory

Charlotte joined The NewBridge Project in October 2013, her role involves overseeing the artistic programme, fundraising and managing NewBridge studio and exhibition spaces. Charlotte’s role includes strategic development of the organisation and managing partnerships. Charlotte has previously worked with ISIS Arts, Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival, AV Festival and Wunderbar.


Rebecca Huggan
Programme Director

Rebecca’s role includes managing the production of the artistic programme and our artist development programme, Practice Makes Practice. Rebecca works closely with NewBridge studio and associate members to develop our programme via committee. Rebecca also manages the finances and assists with the management of the artists’ studios.


Jessie Jacobs
Development Director

Jessie’s role focuses on organisational and strategic development for The NewBridge Project. Jessie is working on updating our business plan to explore ways to help NewBridge become sustainable. Jessie’s role involves developing partnerships, securing future premises and fundraising.

Kuba Ryniewicz
Bookshop Producer

Kuba is our creative bookshop producer; he works with artists and other creatives to provide unique publications from all over the world. Part of his role is to bring new exciting talks, workshops and other events related to print culture to our bookshop. Kuba’s interest lies in artist publications, self-publishing, zines and independent magazines.

Clare Gomez
Studio & Programme Administrator

Clare supports the management of the artist studios and oversees membership applications. Clare is the main point of contact for internal hires, studio members and public enquiries. Clare assist with the artistic programme and marketing. Clare also works on a freelance basis for Northern Film & Media and BALTIC centre for Contemporary Arts.

Dean Crawford
Head Technician

Dean’s role involves working closely with the NewBridge programme committee and commissioned artists to develop ideas, fabricate and install artworks. Dean also oversees the maintenance of the studios. Dean is a freelance technician, qualified joiner and practicing artist. Dean has previously worked for BALTIC Centre of Contemporary Art, Alphabetti theatre and North-East exhibition services.

Board of Trustees:
Julia Bell
Julia Heslop
Ray Mills
Ilana Mitchell
Paul Richter
William Strong (chair)


The Newbridge Project