Karen McQuaid is Curator at The Photographers Gallery (London) and has been in post since 2009. She has curated exhibitions including 'Jim Goldberg, Open See' (2009) that won the artist the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2010; She has edited publications by Fiona Tan, Claire Aho and Andy Worhol, Photograph: 1976-1987' (2014) which received popular and literary acclaim. She has co-curated with the Musee d'Elysee, Lausanne, curated for the Moscow House of Photography and facilitated a number of artist projects. She regularly writes for International arts publications and institutions, and guest lectures across the UK. She also participants in folio reviews internationally.