From music co-ordinator at the Arts Alive International Festival for 5 years in the late 90’s, to working in the NGO sector, co-ordinating and managing educational television productions, spending over 10 years in the corporate events industry with a focus on live event production in SA and on the continent, Nailla brings her experience and expertise to the Concerts SA programme with curiosity, passion and commitment.
Born in Madrid, Ignacio studied History and Musicology and received an MBA in Cultural Management. In 2001 he founded Loop Circus, working for a decade as event producer and DJ throughout Spain and internationally, in forums such as Venice and Havana Biennales. For the last five years he has lived in southern Africa developing music and other arts projects.
For 8 years she worked in the advertising industry as an Art Director, later moving to eventing concepts. Post advertising, Violet has worked on music productions in Malawi and Angola, and lived in Zanzibar working at Sauti za Busara, one of the biggest music festivals in the East African region.
Currently she lives and works in Johannesburg, on a passionate quest to help build the arts and the culture landscape.
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