LJ Findlay-Walsh is Artistic Director of Take Me Somewhere Festival, Glasgow’s international contemporary performance festival in Scotland. She is Senior Performance Curator of Scotland’s largest contemporary arts venue Tramway and curator of the biennial, Dance International Glasgow (DiG). Previous roles include Senior Producer of the Arches arts venue in Glasgow where she worked for over a decade on projects such as Behaviour and Arches Live festivals. She has worked across Europe as Co-Curator of Plateaux Festival in Frankfurt specialising in live art. She has held roles as Board Member of Articulation, (Scotland’s advocacy organisation for physical performance) and advisor to BSL Buzzcut, Glasgow. She has held various advisory roles through the Federation of Scottish Theatre and Erdlangen Festival, Germany. She is an ISPA fellow (International Society of the Performing Arts), holds an MA in Art History from the University of Glasgow and is part of Festivals of the Future a European cooperation project.
LJ Findlay-Walsh is a mentor on LIFT’s Concept Touring commissioning programme.