Lucy Steeds

Lucy Steeds works as a writer, editor and teacher. Based at University of the Arts London (UAL) as a reader in Art Theory and Exhibition Histories, she is senior research fellow and series editor for Afterall’s Exhibition Histories series of books. Together with Bo Choy, Charles Esche and David Morris, she co-edited the most recent volume in the series, Art and Its Worlds: Exhibitions, Institutions and Art Becoming Public. With other collaborators she has co-edited Curating After the Global (2019), How Institutions Think (2017) and The Curatorial Conundrum (2016); and is responsible for Exhibition in the Documents of Contemporary Art series (2014). Lucy convenes the Research Network at UAL, offering a programme of support for the University’s doctoral students.