Creative Review’s Creative Leaders, top 50 2017

"Boundary-defying vision” GQ July, 2015

Professor Sarah Perks is an international curator, writer, producer, consultant & broadcaster who works across contemporary visual art, film and literature and beyond to create major exhibitions, books and films that challenge the dominant narratives of our time.



Sarah is co-curator of David Lynch’s first major UK exhibition called My Head is Disconnected as part of Manchester International Festival on at HOME Manchester. See here for more details and here to watch Sarah’s audience Q&A with David.


As Artist Moving Image Programme Advisor, Sarah is currently working on Experimenta for the 63rd BFI London Film Festival.


Sarah is a Business Advisor for Prosper North at Creative United offering free 1:1 business support for cultural heritage organisations, find out more here.


Read her latest review of the Whitney Biennial for Burlington Contemporary, and look forward to this significant new book on British Artists’ Moving Image, with Erika Balsom and Lucy Reynolds.