NEU NOW 2017 – EMERGING ARTS FESTIVAL

Communications and production assistant. Primary editor of catalogue, wordsmith/copywriter across all platforms and occasional designer.

NEU NOW is Amsterdam’s all-disciplinary art festival showcasing a curated selection of the best graduating talents from Europe and Beyond.

⚬ ELIA – The European League of Institutes of the Arts
⚬ Amsterdam, Netherlands

Versatile role with heavy responsibility as part of a small team of four including the Project Manager, PR Manager and Project Assistant. Role focused on both communications/PR and the production of the festival, directly assisting Project Manager and PR Manager. This included copywriting and content writing across all platforms.

Deliverables:

Original copy for outgoing communications, news items, volunteer recruitment.
Either original copy or heavy editing for all artist texts, adapted across: Catalogue (formal), programme (concise), promotion (snappy), online (enticing).

Design/creative direction and conception of visual presence across social media channels in close cooperation with externally hired graphic design studio.

Partnership and artist liaison, acquiring media partners and other press outreach activities.

http://www.neunow.eu/