Festive Road is artist led and directed by:
Director and co-founder of Festive Road. Jessica is a sculptor, costume maker and performance artist who has exhibited her work internationally and taken part in many residencies and workshops. She co-directed and produced ‘Brewing Up’ – a touring show which was awarded the London 2012 Inspire Mark – and directs other small scale Outdoor Arts pieces as well as running the ‘Extreme Ramblers’ stilt-walking group at Festive Road. Jessica is also the Artistic Director of Milton Keynes Festival Fringe.
Director and co-founder of Festive Road. Trained as a ceramicist, Simon has exhibited his work internationally and taken part in many residencies and workshops. He is Creative Producer at Festive Road and manages our logistics as well as the hugely popular Walking with Giants annual community parade. He has an interest in reviving cultural and celebratory traditions from around the world….. onto a street near you!
Director and co-founder of Festive Road. He is the company’s Treasurer and Resource Manager. Originally specialising in printmaking, his practice has developed to incorporate a multi-disciplined approach, working 3-dimensionally and site-specifically in wood, willow, concrete and recycled materials, integrating painting and printmaking techniques. Paul has extensive workshop experience, working in all educational settings.
Festive Road Administrator. Anita keeps our paperwork, files and schedules in check and continually tries to find new methods and systems to keep the Festive Road machine running smoothly. She also provides admin to support to the Milton Keynes Festival Fringe.