Lydia is Art UK's Content Editor. She has previously worked at Barbican Art Gallery and Lisson Gallery and is also a freelance film and art writer.

She has a degree in Art History from University College London and the Courtauld Institute of Art.

She was born and raised in Cambridge, UK but now considers herself a Londoner. She is co-founder of @radicalwomenshistory on Instagram.

Lydia Figes