Jessica Hepburn

Co-founder and director of Fertility Fest

Gabby Vautier and Jessica Hepburn are joint founders and directors of Fertility Fest – the world’s first arts festival dedicated to fertility, infertility, modern families and the science of making babies. Both women are professional arts producers and former IVF patients and founded Fertility Fest in 2016, which next year will be taking place at London’s Barbican Centre from 23 April to 18 May. Jessica is the former Executive Director of the Lyric Hammersmith and now also an author and fertility campaigner following the publication of her two books The Pursuit of Motherhood and 21 Miles. Gabby is the former Head of Creative and Professional Practice at the Barbican and mum to twin girls born as a result of IVF.