Shonagh Manson

Shonagh Manson

London, United Kingdom

About Shonagh Manson

Shonagh Manson is Director of the Jerwood Charitable Foundation, a leading UK foundation which supports artists across art forms to develop and grow, and runs Jerwood Visual Arts, a contemporary gallery programme commissioning and exhibiting work with early career artists and curators. Prior to this she led the Wellcome Trust's arts funding programmes; was General Manager of producing organisation Fuel; worked in development and participation at BAC (Battersea Arts Centre); and spent four years in supply chain management for an international manufacturing company. She is a Board member of Situations, an art commissioning and publishing agency based in Bristol and working internationally. Previous selection roles include Best Student Film at the British Animation Awards 2012, the Jerwood/Film and Video Umbrella Awards 2011 and Creative Scotland's Vital Sparks Awards 2010. She has written for exhibition catalogues and compendiums, including for CreativityMoneyLove: Learning in the 21st Century, published by Creative & Cultural Skills in 2011. www.jerwoodcharitablefoundation.org