Maria Walsh is a writer and art critic. She is reader in artists’ moving image at Chelsea College of Arts, University of the Arts London. Her books include Therapeutic Aesthetics: Performative Encounters in Moving Image Artworks (Bloomsbury, 2020) and Art and Psychoanalysis (I.B. Tauris, 2012). As well as being reviews editor of MIRAJ: Moving Image Review & Art Journal, she is a co-editor of the anthology Twenty Years of MAKE Magazine: Back to the Future of Women’s Art (I.B. Tauris, 2015). She is a regular contributor to Art Monthly.