Sammy Preston is a writer, editor, and curator living in Sydney.
Sammy also contributes regularly to Yellowtrace, VAULT Magazine, Art Collector, Art Edit, Habitus, and Indesign magazines. She's written art essays for MUSEUM, exhibition texts for Sophie Gannon Gallery, and has worked as an arts editor for FBi Radio.
In 2016, she worked as part of the editorial team for Indesign Magazine as digital and acting deputy editor during the publication's pivotal print and website redesign. Sammy was also the founding manager and curator of contemporary art space Gallery 2010 — a curator-run initiative housed within a Surry Hills loading dock. The gallery hosted exhibitions with emerging and established artists from 2012 until 2016.
Editorial about Sammy's work—
Eight portraits in an office, MUSEUM Magazine
Many hats make light work, Broadsheet
Stockroom, Art Money
Profile interview with Social Dairy
Interview with Australian Associated Press Medianet
Image by Charlie Dennington for MUSEUM.