Spark Festival Director, Megan Lyon, was featured by The Big Idea recently for her work on the festival which celebrates Music, Media, Arts, and Design.
We here at the School of Media Arts treasure the skills and insight that she brings to our team, and we are proud to share The Big Idea’s story with you.
Below is a short segment copied from The Big Idea website, where you can continue to read the full article.
This year at The Big Idea we’ve been showcasing creative careers, including letting you know ‘Who Got That Job’ and recent appointments. Megan Lyon has been festival director for Spark International Festival for three years now, so for this interview we checked in to see how she’s going and her plans for 2017.
Tasked with bringing creative minds from NZ and around the globe to Wintec in Hamilton each year, Megan has also shared some of those voices here with Spark 16 videos from Leonie Hayden of Mana Magazine, Scott Paterson senior design lead at IDEO, artist Lonnie Hutchinson and Christopher Doyle of CD & Co Sydney.