Bryony Bond is Artistic Director of The Tetley, Leeds. Bryony was previously curator of temporary exhibitions at The Whitworth Manchester and has  curated shows for National Museums Scotland, Camden Arts Centre and A Foundation. Her current programme at the Tetley has an active engagement with contemporary performance practices. Over the last year the gallery has hosted a week long intensive residency for performance artists from South Asia and the UK, and exhibited artists experimenting with performance based practices including Corin Sworn and Doria Garcia.