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Ruth Mackenzie

Ruth Mackenzie (1957, UK) is Artistic Director Designate of Holland Festival, Amsterdam’s prestigious international arts festival, and Interim Launch Director for the next phase of The Space, the online digital arts project created jointly by Arts Council England and the BBC. She was most recently the Director of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad, and Curator of its finale, the London 2012 Festival, for this she was awarded CBE – Commander of the Order of the British Empire. She also worked as General Director of the Manchester International Festival and Scottish Opera and Expert Adviser to 5 Secretaries of State for Culture, Media & Sport in the UK Government.

Ruth Mackenzie contributes to Made in Europe – June 2 20:00 in Het Concertgebouw