"One of the best writers I’ve encountered, remaking the world sentence by immaculate sentence."
– Olivia Laing, author of The Lonely City and Crudo
"Like Frank O'Hara, a creative thinker who writes alongside artists, and should be regarded as a peer."
– Matt Wolf, director of Teenage and Wild Combination
**Shortlisted for the 2018 Fitzcarraldo Editions Essay Prize**
Educated in Los Angeles and now based in London, I am a freelance writer of essays, reviews and prose. I've written on moths, phones, searchlights, swimming pools, closets, major museums and minor injuries. I've also edited anthologies, academic crossover books and design publications, and teach critical studies at UK universities. I currently hold positions as Associate Lecturer at Camberwell College of Arts and Associate Editor of Failed States, the new journal of expansive geographies.
Education: University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA); Royal College of Art, London (RCA)
Teaching, speaking engagements & workshops: Central St Martins, Camberwell College of Arts, Norwich University of the Arts, South London Gallery, San Francisco Public Library, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Publication: Art Review, Art Licks, Beaux Arts, Noon, Dirty Furniture, Failed States, Index, Surface, Not Here, Blithe House Quarterly, the National Trust