Katherine Jackson

Thesis Title

Total Economy: The Artist Placement Group in 1970s Britain


Dr. Jaleh Mansoor (primary), Dr. Charlotte Townsend-Gault, Dr. T’ai Smith, Dr. Joy Sleeman (Slade School of Fine Art)

Research Areas

Modern Sculpture, Conceptual Art, Land Art, oil-based economies and industrial labour policy

Jackson is currently the archive research specialist at Flat Time House, the archive of British artist John Latham, and a visiting PhD researcher at the Slade School of Fine Art (2016-2017).

Most Recent Publication

Jackson, Katherine. “From Theory To Practice: John Latham’s placement with the Scottish Office 1975-6.” A World View: John Latham. Serpentine Galleries. London: Koenig Books, 2017. pg. 144-151.