Rob Parton

Associate Fundraiser

Rob is an experienced fundraiser, who has worked in senior management positions in organisations covering the arts, heritage, Disabled community, social welfare and human rights. Passionate about supporting diversity in the arts Rob has led and supported a number of high-profile projects previously with the Barbican, Shape Arts, and more recently working with Young Urban Arts Foundation, Small Green Shoots, and the Institute for Sound and Music.

Rob established his own development consultancy Amplify in 2019 to help non-profit organisations grow and diversify fundraised income no matter where they are in their fundraising. He also runs a community music project Plugged connecting those working with electronic music together to collaborate and exchange ideas.

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A black and white photograph of a white woman with brown hair. She’s wearing a ribbed, high neck jumper. In the background is a studio space with a keyboard and shelves on the wall.

Drake Music Commission: Florence Anna Maunders – ‘Harbingers of Change: Eight of Cups’

This piece is directly inspired by the imagery and classical interpretations of certain cards in a tarot deck.

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