Based on Teesside since 2016, Anna Byrne, alongside her partner, Liam Slevin, is co-director of The Auxiliary Project Space, a 10,000 sq ft warehouse housing light industrial studios, a gallery and project space.

It links the towns industrial heritage and community interest through exhibitions, festivals and events. Byrne and Slevin also co-direct The Middlesbrough Art Weekender, now the Northeast’s largest contemporary arts festival.

The Auxiliary Project Space joins the Prosper North community as part of Edition 2.