Creative Island Ident (Teal)
The Cultural Development Agency for the Isle of Wight

Georgia Newman, Deputy Director

Georgia founded and leads on the Isle of Wight Creative Network, which supports and nurtures creative talent on the Island.

Georgia Newman portrait by Julian Winslow

For 14 years, Georgia was the Visual Arts Manager for the Isle of Wight’s leading art centre, Quay Arts. She has worked for over ten years as an independent Cultural Consultant, Curator and Creative Producer, working in contemporary visual arts and the creative industries.

Focusing on co-creation and collaboration, she works with creative practitioners and cultural organisations, helping them realise their artistic visions, through curatorial support, strategic development and fundraising.

She is on the Steering Group for Visual Arts South West – advocating for more meaningful visual arts opportunities across the region – and an adjunct member of the IW Biosphere Steering Committee.