Bronwen Colquhoun

Career summary

BA (Hons) Contemporary Photographic Practice, Northumbria University (2008).
MA Art Museum and Gallery Studies, Newcastle University, (2009).
PhD Museum and Heritage Studies, Newcastle University (2015). Title: Photography, Knowledge, Communities: The Role of Flickr The Commons in Reimagining and Reappropriating Historic Photographic Collections.
Assistant Curator, Photographs, V&A (2013-2016).
Senior Curator of Photography, National Museum Wales (2016 – present).

Areas of interest / research

History of photography.
Photography in Wales.
Documentary photography.
The networked image.
Photography and online communities.

Details of books/publications relating to your work on British portraiture

Staying Power: Photographs of Black British Experience 1950s to 1990s, V&A, London, 2015.
The Camera Exposed, V&A, London, 2015.