LUX Scotland appoints new director

Kitty Anderson. Courtesy LUX Scotland

Kitty Anderson has been named director of LUX Scotland, the agency supporting and promoting artists working with moving image.

Anderson joins the five-year-old organisation from The Common Guild, Glasgow, where she curated projects with artists including Katinka Bock, Carol Bove, Ulla von Brandenburg, Steven Claydon, Phil Collins, Sharon Hayes, Janice Kerbel, Roman Ondák and Akram Zaatari. In 2013 she co-curated the Scottish presentation for the Venice Biennale with an exhibition by Duncan Campbell, Corin Sworn and Hayley Tompkins. Campbell’s presentation for Scotland + Venice went on to win the Turner Prize 2014 while Janice Kerbel’s project with The Common Guild was shortlisted for the Turner Prize 2015.

Anderson is also a regular visiting lecturer at Glasgow School of Art, and currently contributes to programme advisory groups for Stills and Berwick Visual Arts. Pior to her time at The Common Guild, she served as associate director of The Modern Institute and associate curator of Frieze Projects. 

20 June 2019