Who are we?

Museums Showoff is produced by Rachel Souhami.website photo 1b

Rachel is an exhibition consultant and museums academic, and produces of all kinds of events that encourage engagement and debate about museums and culture. She’s advised national, local and university museums, design companies and other organisations on exhibition development – from masterplanning new museums to advising on small exhibitions. Her research explores contexts, processes and practices of exhibition making, and she trains people in exhibition production. Rachel has a website where you can find out more about her work. You can contact Rachel on Twitter.

Technical & stage management magic is provided by Ian Bowkett, who is also a school lab technician and performance poet.

Our compere is Naomi Paxton, who is also Knowledge Exchange Fellow at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, an academic specialising in suffrage theatre and multi-talented performer.