Ruth McCullough is the Senior Producer at Abandon Normal Devices (AND), an arts organisation that aims to be a catalyst for new approaches to art-making and digital invention.
Based in the Northwest AND has a distinct emphasis on creative enquiry and provocations, creating a space where artists can reflect on and play with the impact of new technologies. Inviting artists to hijack the imagination, by developing projects which abandon traditional settings and partnerships. AND brings together an eclectic mix of academics, filmmakers, scientists and anarchists to actively push the boundaries of audience experience and arts production.
Previously working as the Digital Media Manager at the Regional Culture Centre in Ireland and Studio Manager at the Digital Art Studios, Queen Street Studios Belfast. She over 12 years experience commissioning and producing new works with a specific interest in emerging technology, public and online spaces. She has worked with artists and organisations across the UK, Ireland and internationally, including FACT, HOME, Somerset House, Rhizome, LinkArtCentre, The Influencers, Forestry Commission England and Canal & Rivers Trust.