Third Version Creative (TVC) is a new producer led, development agency that produces and promotes innovative creative experiences that can spark change. They support artists and creative institutions of all types and work across all art forms – to help produce bold ideas, form lasting strategies, bridge and broker connections – and ultimately present or programme new work in all settings. TVC’s broad portfolio of work has a shared focus on those creative practices found in the social & political interactions between people and together with place – and it is held together by partners who share a mission of seeking equity, justice, and change in our society.
Sud Basu is the Director of TVC and is a UK-based programmer, and consultant. He has over 20 years of experience working in the arts, and has worked across a wide range of artforms, including theatre, dance, music, and visual art. He has commissioned projects and devised major strategic curatorial frameworks for festivals, venues, and iconic spaces throughout the UK. He has worked with the Greater London Authority, London Legacy Development Corporation, and Arts Council England – and led major arts organisations and festival programmes including 14-18 NOW and ArtReach. Most recently Sud has developed City of Culture bids, Place Partnership Projects, Borough of Culture Programmes, residency and lab schemes and major socially engaged artworks. He is currently a Trustee of London Sinfonietta, Without Walls and Wildworks, governor of Rose Bruford College and an Artistic Advisor to Jerwood Arts.