is an artist and musician living and working in London. He has worked with learning disability arts organisations and individual artists for over ten years as a music facilitator and project co-ordinator. Richard has been involved with the UK’s DIY music scene for over 18 years, playing and touring in punk bands including Sauna Youth and assisting in the running of the venue DIY Space for London
. All his work explores his interest in how accessibility and integration can improve things for all.
Richard is the founder and director of the non-profit organisation Constant Flux
, which was started to help create opportunities for musicians with learning disabilities. He is also Heart n Soul’s Creative Associate, working on the SoundLab project looking at how music technology can create accessible, expressive music making experiences, and with the creative arts project, Do Your Own Thing, for young people with learning disabilities.Panel: Break down barries, we will come