Love art? Love reading – and talking – about art? Take a crash-course in criticism with critic Laura Robertson. Discuss great (and not-so-great) critics of the 20th and 21st century, and come away with a memorable criticism toolkit to put into practice next time you’re in the gallery.

Laura Robertson is the co-founder and editor of The Double Negative magazine and a freelance writer for Art Monthly, a-n, ArtReview, Elephant, Frieze, Hyperallergic, and more. She is currently studying MA Writing at the Royal College of Art, London, and is critical writer-in-residence at Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool. She was born and raised in Anfield, Liverpool




Approx 60 mins

Festival Chester Literature Festival 2022

Storyhouse’s annual festival of words and ideas returns this coming autumn.