Catherine is an author, independent curator and consultant lecturer at Sotheby’s Institute of Art.

Her recent books are The Art of Looking Up (White Lion, 2019) and Women in the Picture (Icon Books, and WW.Norton, 2021).

In 2019/20 she curated the acclaimed two part show ‘Matrescence and Maternality’ at Richard Saltoun Gallery in London. Interview in Whitewall magazine here

She is the founder and course leader of the Women and Art summer school and Art, Race and Gender online intensive course at Sotheby’s Institute.

Catherine has a PhD in Art History from UCL where she has worked as a Teaching Fellow. In 2016 she won the University of York’s international postdoctoral writing prize.

Catherine is on the curatorial board for the Eye of the Collector art fair in London in September 2021