Cheryl Newman is an artist and independent curator of photography living in London. Her personal practice examines identity and the fallibility of memory.
Cheryl is the 2019 Curatorial Director of PondyPHOTO, a public arts festival in Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, India. She also serves as a jury member for several photographic awards globally and is a nominator for the Deutsche Borse Photography prize. For more than fifteen years she was the Photography Director of the Telegraph Magazine where she raised the profile of the magazine commissioning intelligent and inventive photography worldwide. She is a visiting lecturer at the Bilder Nordic School in Oslo and lectures at universities in the UK.