Michael Barnes Wynters
Michael Barnes-Wynters is Bristol born of Jamaican parentage and is that rare ambidextrous breed who blurs provocative visual arts practice with performative interventions. Radio broadcaster, culturally savvy instigator and charismatic creative producer, he has an infectious passion for contributing to cultural innovation.
His extensive experience in successfully designing, producing, touring and delivering many inspired cross-platform artistic programmes and productions in unsanctioned sites, arts venues, virtual and public realm spaces whilst continuing to produce life-changing skills and mentoring programmes, has provided professional development for numerous emerging and established artists, including the likes of music maker, artist and tea shop proprietor, Mr Scruff. He has performed internationally and has been commissioned by the likes of MoMA (NYC), Sonar (Barcelona), Tate Modern(London), FACT (Liverpool), Castlefield Gallery (Manchester), Hull UK City of Culture (2017) and The Lowry (2020).