Lynda Nead is Pevsner Professor of History of Art at Birkbeck, University of London. She has published on many aspects of British visual culture and her most recent book is The Tiger in the Smoke: Art and Culture in Post-War Britain (Yale University Press, 2017)
Contagious Cities: an international collaborative enquiry
Contagious Cities explored infectious diseases in Geneva, New York, Hong Kong and Berlin through a variety of cultural programmes. We examine its outputs and outcomes, the complexities of working with multiple stakeholders, and what might be learned from its approach to partnership and commissioning.