Nicholas Serota

Chair of Arts Council England since February 2017, Nicholas Serota is also a member of the Board of the BBC and was Director of Tate between 1988 and 2017. During this period Tate opened Tate St Ives (1993) and Tate Modern (2000 & 2016), redefining the Millbank building as Tate Britain (2000). He is currently Chair of the Durham Commission on Creativity and Education and was a Board member on the recent Cultural Cities Enquiry.

Photo: Olivia Hemingway