Lucy A Sames is a curator and researcher living and working in London.
She is a curatorial practice-based PhD candidate at Northumbria University (Newcastle, UK) 2016-19, researching the intersection of cybernetics, altered states and mystical diagrams.
Lucy is Co-Curator at Res. (www.beingres.org) a mutable project based in a gallery and workspace in Deptford, South London.
Her ongoing project Sci-Fi Paganism (Enclave, London 2013 and 2014) explores the intersection between science-fiction, esoteric practices and diagrams. She is one half of Exta an on-going curatorial project co-curated with Dane Sutherland that explores divinatory practices, somatechnics and posthuman futures (Res., London 2015 and PVA Aberdeen 2016).
In 2012, with the founder Anthony Gross, Lucy set up Enclave (www.enclaveprojects.com), an artist-run infrastructure in Deptford, where she worked as Curator for three years on an interdisciplinary exhibition programme.
Lucy graduated from the Contemporary Art Theory Masters programme in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths in 2011 and has previously studied Fine Art Practice at Universität der Künste (Berlin, Germany) and at Bristol School of Art and Design (UWE, Bristol, UK).