2020 Invited speaker Joshibi University of Art and Design Tokyo, Japan.
2020 Invited speaker Musashino Art University (MAU) Tokyo, Japan.
2020 Interview with San Francisco Cinematheque Director, Steve Polta, for Certainty is Becoming Our Nemesis at the McEvoy Foundation for the Arts, USA.
2019 Invited speaker Contemporary Arts Practice (CAP) Research Group/ BA Fine Art studio visits. University of Hertfordshire, UK.
2016-2020 Visiting Lecturer in Visual Language and Analysis of Lens-Based Media Media School ECS-IEJ, London
2016-19 Guest Lectures (on film and video art) MA Contemporary Art/Art and Business
Semester Programme/Contemporary Art Summer School Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London
2016 Invited speaker Chronicle of a Sound: The Films of Julia Dogra-Brazell Uplink Tokyo.Interview in conversation with Junko Gosho.
2016 Invited speaker LFF Experimenta workshop at the British Film Institute
2015 Invited speaker Experiments in Cinema , USA
2014-15 Guest lectures (on photography and moving image) Public Lecture Programmes Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London
2014 Interview in conversation with American artist and writer Elaine Smollin for Experimenta, Artists’ Moving Image Programme of the BFI London Film Festival
2014 Guest lecture on developing practice (MA Fine Art) University of Hertfordshire
2011 ‘The New York Photo League: Documentary Photography, Film and the Question of ‘Taking Sides’ (conference paper) Photography: Event, Trauma, History, Site University of Bern, Switzerland
2011 Chair, Chris Kraus Symposium, University of Westminster
2010-14 Visiting artist (Contemporary Art Summer School) Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London
2009 ‘A Photograph in a Film in New York in 1948’ (conference paper) Framing Film University of Winchester
2009 ‘A Truthful Illusion: Social Realism and Narrative Expression in Postwar Documentary Film’ (conference paper) Place and Space Birkbeck College University of London
2009 Invited panel member for premier of Sara Preibsch’s film White Shoe Station IMT London
2009 Interview in conversation with Helen DeWitt (BFI) and Anna Thew (for release with the dvd of the film Plot)
2008-9 Guest lectures (photography BA/MA) London College of Communication, University of the Arts
2006-7 Visiting Lecturer in Photo Theory and Practice, University of Brighton
2005 Re-publication of ‘What a Fact Is: Reassessing the Work of Diane Arbus’. Commissioned article to coincide with a retrospective of Arbus’s work at the V&A. Next Level Ed.2 Vol. 4
2003 Jerwood Commission, new photographic work for the Wapping Project, London
2003 Interview in conversation with Luis Camnitzer at the Scene Gallery, New York
2000 Co-founded Dalston Underground Studios, Hackney
1999 ‘The Art Object as a Potential Site of Evoked Memory’ (symposium paper) Institute of Contemporary Art London
1999 MA in Fine Art Central St. Martins College of Art and Design
1998 Fixing Ideas talk for London Independent Photography
1998 BA (hons) in Photography and Multimedia University of Westminster
1992-5 Hardwicke Scholarship Lincoln’s Inn. Called to the Bar. Legal journalist/researcher IDS Brief (now, part of Thomson Reuters)
1985-7 Research Studentship and British Academy Award for postgraduate research Emmanuel College Cambridge
1985 MA (Distinction) English and American Literature Kings College London
1984 BA (Hons) English Literature Kings College London