Jacquelyn Davis

Jacquelyn Davis is a critic, curator, writer, editor and publisher based in Stockholm but working internationally. She is the founder of two curatorial web platforms valeveil ( and The Lottery Project (, and her critical writing has appeared in publications such as Artforum, Frieze, Art Agenda, Art Review, Arterritory, Paletten and Kunstkritikk—among others. Davis’s creative writing has frequented journals and DIY publishing projects such as Reptilhjärnan, Fence Magazine, Drunken Boat, eohippus labs and [out of nothing].

Previous projects include curated exhibitions (public and online), events and texts for visual artists, organizations, institutions and spaces in Los Angeles, London, Stockholm, Vilnius, Riga, Düsseldorf—and elsewhere. Her writing and research have been supported by Stiftelsen Längmanska Kulturfonden, Hordaland Kunstsenter, VV Foundation, Frame Contemporary Art Finland, Banff International Curatorial Institute, Konstepidemin, Kulturkontakt Nord—and educational entities such as the Royal Institute of Art, Rupert, CalArts, Oberlin College and Summer Literary Seminars (SLS).