Sarah Trounce

Writer, editor and creative strategist, London and Norfolk

For more than ten years I
have worked with a diverse collection of
arts organisations, brand consultancies,
design agencies, charities and
commercial businesses to
create recognition through

A committed
and imaginative
collaborator, my work
has been determined by an
unwavering interest in
language, place and

I believe that
words can be a
source of inspiration
and connection, and
a practical tool to
define ambition
and purpose. I
bring this belief
to a wide variety of
projects – from writing and
editing, to strategy and business

Skills and

Writing and
editorial, tone
of voice and verbal
identity, brand strategy,
design management and art
direction, producing events and
exhibitions, project management and
commissioning, proofreading and
editing, workshop facilitation.

  • Barbican

    Editor of My Modern House, a sourcebook for budding architects

  • Bloom

    Writing on Claire-Louise Bennett's Pond

  • British Library

    Words for 'Bright Ideas Inspiring People' national campaign for Business & IP Centre

  • dn&co.

    Account director, November 2014 to August 2018

  • Edinburgh Park

    Stewarding a brand for the most important masterplan in Edinburgh in fifty years

  • Garret Publications

    Proofreading and copy editing

  • Ikon Gallery

    Marketing and PR internship

  • Isokon Plus

    Overseeing a brand refresh for a furniture company with a distinctly modernist heritage

  • It’s Nice That

    Writing: Art and architecture get exhibitions and galleries. Graphic design should too.

  • Jane Wentworth Associates

    Project manager, September 2012 to November 2014

  • Lecture in Progress

    Writing: On why pursuing change is always a good idea

  • Lovers

    Collective Creative Power: freelance collaboration on positioning refresh

  • OK Do

    Editor, OK Talk printed publications

  • Place Press

    An essay on Milton Glaser’s beloved logo for NY

  • St James’s Correspondent

    Orchestrating thirteen issues of a quarterly newspaper

  • St James’s London

    Managing brand communications and marketing for The Crown Estate

  • The Architecture Foundation

    Office manager, April 2010 to August 2012

  • The London Magazine

    Short story The Garden published in April May 2020 issue

  • The White Review

    Shortlisted for White Review Short Story Prize 2019

  • V&A

    Overseeing a campaign to celebrate a world class museum’s biggest transformation in 100 years

  • YCN

    Editorial assistant, project manager, September 2008 to April 2010

Get in touch

If you would like to discuss a
project, please get in touch.
[email protected]
+44 (0)7944 172 205