2020 has been both monumental and mundane, seemingly nothing has happened while our lives have been restricted geographically and socially, while simultaneously…

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Farewell to 2020

Thu 17 Dec 2020

Reflecting on festivals and events gone by and celebrating the brilliant individuals who make these extraordinary moments happen. Director, Ruth McCullough reflects…

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AND Echoes: Ruth McCullough

Thu 17 Dec 2020
Two people are silhouetted between a bright white light. Image is for the blog post titled CALL OUT: Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Consultant

Closing date: 9am Monday 14 December 2020 Abandon Normal Devices (AND) is seeking an Equality, Diversity & Inclusion consultant with a specialism…

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*CLOSED* CALL OUT: Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Consultant

Thu 26 Nov 2020
Creative Director

Closing Date: midday Friday 04 December 2020 We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our award-winning arts and digital culture agency…

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* CLOSED* Job Opportunity: Creative Director (Maternity Cover)

Mon 09 Nov 2020

AND is looking for an Online Producer to play a key role in the successful delivery of AND’s Programme for 2021.

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*CLOSED* Job Opportunity: Online Producer

Thu 05 Nov 2020
Young girl inside a virtual reality experience against orange background

We are currently seeking an experienced Communications & Partnerships Manager to join our festival team

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*CLOSED* Job Opportunity: Communications & Partnerships Manager

Thu 05 Nov 2020
War Veteran Vehicle

Reflecting on festivals and events gone by and celebrating the brilliant individuals who make these extraordinary moments happen. In the seventh of…

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AND Echoes: Mike Stubbs

Tue 27 Oct 2020

We are extremely pleased to have been awarded funding from the government’s Cultural Recovery Fund. Our thanks to Arts Council England, HM Treasury and DCMS for supporting us to be #HereForCulture at this critical time.

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Cultural Recovery Fund Announcement

Wed 21 Oct 2020
Reflecting on festivals and events gone by and celebrating the brilliant individuals who make these extraordinary moments happen. In the sixth of our series of blogs, we invite AND’s previous Assistant Producer Cat Shaw, to recollect her favourite projects that she’s worked on over the years. 

In the sixth of our series of AND Echoes blogs, we invite AND’s previous Assistant Producer Cat Shaw, to recollect her favourite projects that she’s worked on over the years. 

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AND Echoes: Cat Shaw

Wed 14 Oct 2020

Our comms coordinator, Edwina, sat down with Marija to talk about some of the themes behind the work and how ideas of interconnectedness, simulation of knowledge and breath informed the piece.

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A conversation with Marija Bozinovska Jones

Mon 28 Sep 2020
In the fifth of our series of blogs from the AND team, we invite Board Member Sam Bompas from Bompas & Parr to look back on his favourite memories of AND.

In the fifth of our series of blogs from the AND team, we invite Board Member Sam Bompas from Bompas & Parr to look back on his favourite memories of AND. 

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AND Echoes: Sam Bompas

Thu 17 Sep 2020
Horror Double Bill Devil's Arse - Castleton -AND Festival 2017, Photo taken by Chris Foster 3

AND team member Edwina McEachran looks back on one of her favourite screenings; a double bill of The Decent and Tremors in The Devil’s Arse, Castleton.

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AND Echoes: Edwina McEachran

Mon 24 Aug 2020