Yasmin Railton

Yasmin Railton

Yasmin Railton

Student Researcher

Museum Exhibit cluster Postdoc Fellow

Dr Yasmin Amaratunga Railton is the postdoctoral curatorial fellow in the LOI museum exhibit cluster. She holds an honours BA in Art History, an MA in Art Business, and a PhD in Contemporary Art/Conservation from the Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK. She has over ten years’ experience in major art institutions and auction houses in London, UK. She specialises in contemporary art with a focus on the conservation, new media, museum studies, and critical theory. Bridging art history, object-based studies, and conservation, her interdisciplinary research focuses on the ephemerality of contemporary art within the art market and public museums. She has lectured extensively internationally in English and French.