Shaun Featherstone

A practising artist rooted in social engagement, activism and participation, Shaun Featherstone is currently working at the Arts Council of Wales as a Regional Lead on its flagship creative learning scheme Lead Creative Schools. In 1991 he co-founded Stepping Stone Arts, an artist-led participatory arts project based in South East Wales, and later taught creative arts in HMP Cardiff. Shaun has previously held several notable arts and education posts in Wales including Curator of contemporary exhibitions at Newport Museum and Art Gallery, Director of Cardiff Arts in Education Agency and Development Coordinator for Engage Cymru.