Betsy Mead is an Associate Editor of Artlog. New-York born and London-raised, she has been fortunate enough to be exposed to the vibrant artistic scenes on both sides of the “pond.” Betsy graduated from Harvard College with an A.B. Hons in History & Literature and served as Senior Editor at The Harvard Crimson. Since then, she has written numerous pieces on art and culture for several New-York based publications and was most recently a writer for The Daily, NewsCorp’s iPad only newsmagazine. In her free time, she acts as Newsletter Co-ordinator for the New York chapter of the charity Room To Read.
Posts written by Betsy Mead
British conceptual artist Jeremy Deller’s first large-scale piece, Open Bedroom, was truly an at-home job. One day in 1993 he found himself home alone. His parents had gone on holiday. With the house his own for a blissful, but short, time, Deller turned his room—mess, posters, and all—into an exhibition.