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Lucy Helton


Lucy Helton has 15 years experience working in the media industry, predominantly as a production manager on still photo shoots and commercials. From November 2009-June 2010 she worked as production manager and assistant curator to writer, curator and professor Fred Ritchin, producing a fine art photography exhibition featuring the work of 14 international artists as part of the 2010 New York Photo Festival.  Lucy spent one year, from October 2008-October 2009 working on a personal documentary project in a remote town in Central Texas where residents suffered a drought, ongoing poverty and pervasive drug and alcohol abuse. She is currently preparing this work for gallery exhibition in conjunction with a sculptural installation piece.

Founding member of Sombra Projects.