Jean M. Cameron

Past President

JEAN CAMERON, Past President (2018-2020)

Jean was Project Director for Paisley as UK City of Culture 2021, during which time she led her home town’s bid to be the first town shortlisted in the UK City of Culture competition. During a 30-year-long career in the arts, she has remained committed to contemporary arts practice which is grounded and informed by social, political, and cultural concerns. Jean has helped shape the Scottish cultural calendar through her work with; Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art (GI), Scotland at Venice Biennale, Aye Write Book Festival, and the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Cultural Programme. Current freelance projects include; working with contemporary visual artist John Walter and molecular virologists at UCL and working as Creative Director with the British Council’s UK-Italy Season 2020. She is also on the board of the National Theatre of Scotland.

Jean served on the PAI Committee as President from Oct 2018 to Aug 2020.