Lauren is Assistant Director of Furtherfield.org. She is a researcher, curator, writer, and lecturer and is finishing up a PhD at the London Consortium on spectatorship and duration in art. She is also a Sessional Lecturer and Academic Advisor on the MA in Arts Policy and Management at Birkbeck, University of London. At Furtherfield.org she contributes to strategic planning, and organisational and artistic programme development. As co-curator of HTTP Gallery, she oversees and coordinates the exhibition programme and all of the other fun things that happen in the gallery, and beyond with the developing off-site and touring programme.