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Fred Meller

Programme Director, Drama and Performance
Central Saint Martins
Fred  Meller


Fred is Director for the Performance Programme at Central Saint Martins. Prior to this role Fred was Course Leader for  BA Hons. Performance: Design and Practice which exploited her professional practice in design for performance.

My research and practice is located in the process of disruption through design in contemporary performance making. I received an Arts Council Design Bursary in Scenography. I have exhibited at The Prague Quadrennial in 1999 and 2003, winning the Golden Triga and was selected to exhibit at The World Stage Design in Toronto 2005, and World Scenography 2000- 2010. These designs are now in the V&A Museum permanent collection. Other awards include The Jerwood Design award and a Year of the Artist award and a Fringe First. She was a co-convenor of the Scenography working Group at TaPRA (Theatre and Performance Research Association), Fellow of The Arts Foundation, and a Senior Fellow of the HEA.