Editing print and online content, social media, marketing, events
Co-director and assistant editor, Hedera Felix: publisher of experimental, weird and literary fiction and art
Submission reviewing, copy editing, email communications, events facilitation and comparing. Organising distribution, developing funding strategies. Editorial planning in Google sheets, Dropbox, Trello.
Content producer and online community support, a-n The Artists Information Company
Researching, interviewing, writing, transcribing and proofing for Wordpress content. Membership communications. Social media management and event coverage. Specialised in features of members’ work on Instagram with Q&As published online.
Proofreader and copy-editor, First Edition Translations Ltd
Working with editorial project manager on long-form proofs for arts related print publications. Fact checking, style checking, suggestions for sentence structure for copy translated from French into American English, and for copy written in the Irish language. Markups in PDFs format and track changes in Word. Specialist attention to detail and consistency. firstedit.co.uk
Communications officer, Glasgow Zine Fest 2018
Social media management to promote fundraising events and festival programme. Online content management (Square Space). Mail-out design and distribution (Mail Chimp). glasgowzinelibrary.com/glasgow-zine-fest
Copy editor, Modern Edinburgh Film School’s Ripples on the Pond project at Glasgow Museum of Modern Art
Copy editing and proofing interviews with artist-filmmakers for print. Experience in editing for poster publications. alexanderhetherington.com
Art journalism and art writing
2017-2019: Q&As with visual artists and researchers, a-n News:
Clare Holdstock, Hannah Rose Thomas, Fiona Masterton, Jack Welsh, Michael Borkowsky, Dr Catherine Baker, Jean McEwan, Jeremy Hastings, Mani Kambo, Katarzyna Perlak, Fiona MacDonald, Gordon Douglas, Euphrosyne Andrews, Trevor H. Smith, Nicola Ellis, Paul Eastwood, Katrina Brown. Published online
2019: 'Ensnare your observation'
Art writing for artist Clare Smith's Dover District Council commission ‘Watercress and daffodils’.
Published in print
2016: ‘Do it all in the same day’, art writing piece for archival project, Modern Edinburgh Film School. Published in print and online
2014: Feature on history of art zines in Scotland, National Galleries Scotland (GENERATION: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland).
2011: Art reviews of Scottish exhibitions, This is Tomorrow. Published online
The Fruitmarket Gallery
Editing sound recordings of talks for online publication. Production of clear and accessible sound recordings for diverse audiences.
Glasgow Life (GOMA)
Editing comprehensive recorded talks with curators and artists in 2018. Rendeered clear sound files for accessibility.