Graeme Farrow

Graeme Farrow

Artist Director

Organisation: Wales Milennium Centre

After completing an MBA at the University of Ulster Graeme pursued a highly successful career in the arts in Belfast and Londonderry.

In 2006 Graeme became director of the Belfast Festival at Queen's University, establishing the festival's reputation as a must-see arts festival and later became Head of Culture and Arts at Queens's, responsible for the Queen's Film Theatre and the Naughton Gallery.

Graeme was also responsible for the design and delivery of the £14m programme for the City of Culture in Derry, Ambitious and creative, Graeme also delivered the prestigious Turner Prize outside of England for the first time in its 29-year history and was first recipient of the Northern Ireland Arts Individual of the Year Award.

Since joining the Centre in 2016, Graeme has brought the critically acclaimed City of the Unexpected to Cardiff as well as Tiger Bay the Musical and the international arts festival, Festival of Voice which continues to grow.