Evelyn Wilson

Co-Director of NCACE and The Culture Capital Exchange (TCCE)

Evelyn Wilson co-established and is Co-Director of NCACE (National Centre for Academic and Cultural Exchange) and Founder and Director of The Culture Capital Exchange (TCCE) working alongside her long-term collaborator Suzie Leighton. From 2005, she was Senior Manager at TCCE’s previous iteration, LCACE (London Centre for Arts and Cultural Exchange).

She was Co-Investigator on Boosting Resilience between 2017 - 2019 and from 2012- 2016, was Head of Knowledge Exchange with Creativeworks London focusing on the conception and delivery of its Knowledge Exchange Programme.

Her work focuses on supporting, researching and communicating the collaborative potential of partnerships between Higher Education researchers and the arts and cultural sector. Evelyn has deep experience as a cultural producer/curator in areas including: black and third cinema, photography and digital arts. She served as Director of Lighthouse, Brighton in the early 00’s and before that spent 11 years working in cultural centres in the West Midlands.

Evelyn is advisor to the Centre for Creativity in Professional Practice at Cass Business School, associate of the Centre for Innovation Management Research, a member of the Creative Industries Council Clusters and Regions Group and an advisor to Artquest.