Emma Hunter
Research Assistant

Emma has over fifteen years’ experience in the creative sector working across photography, community arts and commercial fine art publishing. In this time her roles have centred around project management, change management and production, with a strong emphasis on agile working.

Since 2019 Emma has brought her passion for arts, culture and heritage to Earthen Lamp, as well as running change management projects in the wider business sector.

In her spare time Emma supports community access and engagement with the arts through voluntary work, including for Birmingham 2022 Festival. She also likes to challenge her own creative boundaries, taking on performance roles with Birmingham International Dance Festival and the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony.

She has a BA in Visual Communication from Birmingham City University and and has recently qualified as a Prince2 Agile Practitioner.

A funny joke you recently heard?

How do you throw a space party? You planet!

I’m obsessed with… 


In my spare time I…

Dance, go mountain biking, explore

What three things would you never leave the house without?

my iPhone, a snack, and an open mind

What are you currently reading?

The Universe, by Heather Cooper & David Pelham

What film/book (s) has influenced you the most?

Underexposed, by Colin Jacobson