Spare Tyre gives everyone a voice by telling their stories using a multi-art form, multisensory approach. We are committed to collaborative participatory art, and to nurturing that creative impulse that we believe leads to both personal and political fulfilment.

Arti Prashar has been Spare Tyre's Artistic Director and CEO since 2006. She is a Winston Churchill Fellow 2013 researching spirituality, dementia and ageing, and is a Fellow of the RSA and Birkbeck University.

Under Arti’s leadership and vision, Spare Tyre has developed its inclusive creative practice, championing diverse voices and socially engaged art through: