Vivienne Reiss

Vivienne Reiss is a curator and producer working with artists on site specific commissions, interventions and public engagement programmes. She devises and manages arts initiatives in galleries and museums, public institutions including hospitals, and sites of regeneration and the built environment. Vivienne was formerly Head of Visual Arts Learning and Development at the Arts Council’s national office. She was a member of the project team leading a review of the visual arts sector which informed the development of Turning Point, Arts Council England’s ten-year strategy for the contemporary visual arts. She was commissioning editor of the 203 publication Art of Negotiation which explores artistled participatory projects and was co-director of a series of symposia, Interrupt: Artists in Socially Engaged Practice. (Updated 2011)