Kunst Bureau*

A multi-disciplined audio visual bureau of production & mischievous taste making. A grassroots art collective growing in Hull and beyond.

Bureau members:

Michael Barnes-Wynters
Originally from Bristol and born of Jamaican heritage, a typographer at heart, Michael’s long-term artist collaborations broadcast at the intersections of immersive experiential film installations and provocative durational actions/performances. His collaborative arts activities eloquently asks blunt, relevant and meaningful questions that tackle human suffrage, racism, gender exploitation, injustice, control and the hyper normalisation of humanity.

Martin Lewsley
Born in Hull and originally a graphic designer Martin lived for two decades in London & Germany running a bespoke production company. Martin’s skills expanded to include all facets of contemporary art from video production, illustration to audio performance and artistic development. His activity is motivated by quality, originality and freedom.

Marianne Lewsley-Stier
Creative producer and project manager with over 10 years experience in cultural progamming, strategy, leadership and creative partnerships in a Higher Education context. Connecting academics, artists and cultural organisations to spark impact for research, co-creating, co-producing work with students and communities in the process. Passionate about the environment, justice and encouraging outputs that are challenging and socially engaged. Secretly believes that art can change the world and in the power of humanity… critical optimist.

Harriet Jones Harriet is a trained journalist with over 20 years experience. A strong sense of social justice has been a driving force in her work on local, regional, and national newspapers. She has produced a series of short films that probe what people really felt about Brexit and one of her many talents is to get to the heart of a story.  Harriet believes art and culture can challenge thought and change lives and that unearthing and sharing people’s stories has the power to unite people.

File under:
Immersive audio visual (AV) expertise. Graphic design consultants. Artist video, short film documentary, radio production & editing. Curation. Event production & project management. Artist professional development. Mentorship.

*Gesamtkunstwerk