Hilary Knight


Digital Director

Speaker Biography

Hilary Knight is currently Director of Digital at Tate and leads the organisation’s strategy for advancing Tate’s mission to promote the public’s understanding and enjoyment of art online. She holds responsibility for Tate’s digital expression online and in the galleries, including immersive projects such as the BIMA award winning Modigliani VR experience.

Hilary has been commissioning, executive producing and directing digital projects since 2001. Previously at Film4, Channel 4 and the BBC, she has delivered a wealth of multi-platform projects for high profile public media and cultural organisations. These include large-scale cross-platform work for flagship drama series, a twice BAFTA nominated immersive experience, and innovative interactive projects for live youth music radio.

Passionate about the future of culture and cultural experiences, Hilary champions the use of creative thinking, experimentation, and adaptive processes to make connections between teams, audiences, stories, and objects, and to generate organisational change.