Ella Kilford

Young Producer – Journeys Festival International Leicester

Ella is a graduate in History of Art from the University of Birmingham and has an interest in working on creative projects that make a positive difference to society. During her studies Ella volunteered in the learning and access department at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts. After graduation she curated arts and music events for an independent deli based in the creative quarter of Nottingham. Ella then undertook a digital marketing internship with POSH Graffiti and acted as their creative photographer which she incorporated into a digital marketing campaign whilst travelling around Indonesia, South Asia and New Zealand. Ella has worked and volunteered with Nottingham Contemporary as a member of  the Collabor-8 group in which she organised music and film events for young people aged 15-25, which included events for young refugees.