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LUX Scotland Staff
From left to right: Marcus Jack, Eve Smith, Annie Crabtree, Kitty Anderson, David Upton
All staff emails are [firstname] [at] lux.org.uk
Kitty Anderson (she/her)
Kitty joined LUX Scotland in September 2019. She was previously Curator at The Common Guild, Glasgow, where she commissioned and produced projects with a wide range of artists including Katinka Bock, Carol Bove, Ulla von Brandenburg, Steven Claydon, Phil Collins, Sharon Hayes, Janice Kerbel, Roman Ondák and Akram Zaatari. In 2013, Kitty co-curated the Scottish presentation for the Venice Biennale with an exhibition by Duncan Campbell, Corin Sworn and Hayley Tompkins. Campbell’s presentation went on to win the Turner Prize 2014. Kitty is a regular visiting lecturer at Glasgow School of Art and was previously a mentor on the MLitt in Curatorial Practice (Contemporary Art). She has contributed to various publications and exhibition catalogues, participated in a number of selection panels, and given talks and presentations at various galleries and museums around the UK.
Annie Crabtree (she/her)
Annie joined LUX Scotland in October 2018. She is an artist and researcher based in Glasgow, specialising in feminism and moving image. She has undertaken residencies at Hospitalfield and Cove Park, including the Experimental Film and Moving Image Residency in 2019. Annie will be exhibiting new moving image work as part of her first solo exhibition at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons as part of Glasgow International 2020. She has over eight years’ experience of arts administration and project management, working on wide range of events, exhibitions, participatory projects and public installations, including in her previous roles at NVA and Hospitalfield and as co-founder of projection project Picture Window.
Eve Smith (she/her)
Programme Manager, Learning & Professional Development
Eve joined LUX Scotland in 2017 and currently manages our SUPERLUX learning programme. From 2012–2016, Eve worked on the exhibitions and events programme at The Showroom, London including work on new commissions with artists including Beatrice Gibson, Rana Hamadeh, Wendelien van Oldenborgh, Uriel Orlow, Ciara Phillips, Sarah Pierce and Falke Pisano.
David Upton (he/him)
Programme Manager, Artistic Programmes
David joined LUX Scotland in December 2018. He previously worked as Assistant Curator and Tour Coordinator with Project Arts Centre, Dublin. David continues to work as a freelance curator through exhibitions, publications and screenings. He has written exhibition reviews for MAP Magazine, Enclave Review, and Collected and has written texts for several artists’ publications. He has been a visiting lecturer at Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork.
Mathew Parkin (they/them)
Now & Next Artists’ Development Coordinator
Mathew Parkin is an artist, writer and home cook mainly working with moving-image, family and friends. They are based in Glasgow and have recently been in residence at Art House, CCA Glasgow and Hospitalfield Arts. Recent public projects have been with The Common Guild, LUX Scotland, Tramway, Grand Union and IMT Gallery. They have an MFA from Glasgow School of Art and were a participant of The Syllabus programme 2015/16. Previously they were a Gallery Assistant at Eastside Projects, Programme Assistant at The Tetley and Artist Development Coordinator on the LUX Scotland Now & Next project. They’ve had writing published in MAP Magazine, The Happy Hypocrite and Art Licks. They have done guest teaching at Northumbria University, MMU, and Birmingham School of Art, and work in a range of capacities in HE. Mathew is the Artists’ Development Coordinator for Now & Next, a talent development scheme in partnership with BBC Scotland and Screen Scotland.
LUX Scotland Advisory Group
Laura Guy, Lindsey Hanlon, James Mackay, Kimberley O’Neill, Adele Patrick, Colm Guo-Lin Peare, Stephen Sutcliffe
For all bookings and enquiries relating to distribution or hires of work from the LUX collection, call +44 (0)20 7503 3980 or email distribution [at] lux.org.uk
Image: team photo, photography by Mathew Arthur Williams.