Katy Barron

Photography Curator–Consultant

(+44) 7968729196

Exhibitions and Publications


Unseen: London, Paris, New York, 1930s-1960s; Photographs by Wolfgang Suschitzky, Dorothy Bohm & Neil Libbert. Ben Uri Museum & Gallery, London. Fully illustrated catalogue.

Of Things Not Seen. A Year in the Life of  London Priest. Photographs by Jim Grover. Oxo Art Gallery, London. Fully illustrated catalogue. 


Ruby’s Room. New Photographic Miniatures by Bettina von Zwehl, Holburne Museum, Bath; Barber Institute, Birmingham; The Harley Gallery, Nottinghamshire. Fully illustrated catalogue.


Looking In: Photographic Portraits by Maud Sulter and Chan-Hyo Bae, Ben Uri Museum and Gallery, London. Fully illustrated catalogue.


The View from Here, New Photographs by Mark Edwards, Holburne Museum, Bath; Norwich Castle Museum and Gallery. Fully illustrated catalogue. 


David Goldblatt: Lifetimes Under Apartheid, Gallery 38a, Victoria & Albert Museum.


Facts of Life. Photography in Britain 1974–1997, National Gallery of Art, Krakow. Illustrated catalogue essay.


Lianzhou Photo Festival, Guangzhou Province, China. Solo exhibitions of new work by Susan Derges, Mark Edwards, Lydia Goldblatt and Nadav Kander (winner of festival prize).


Alchemy: Twelve Contemporary Artists Exploring the Essence of Photography, Djanogly Art Gallery, Nottingham; Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal; Purdy Hicks Gallery, London; Harewood House, Leeds. Fully illustrated catalogue (co-authored).


Katy has been a regular contributor to Photomonitor since its inception.