Dr Sarah Horton is an artist and senior lecturer at Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) where she is also Champion for the Pattern and Chaos research group. She has a BA Hons Visual Arts from Lancaster University, an MA Fine Art from NUA and a practice-based Ph.D. from NUA/UAL. Her art practice includes sculpture, drawing and painting and is largely site-related. Her Ph.D., entitled ‘Decoration: Disrupting the workplace and challenging the work of art’ indicates an ongoing interest in the way pattern, decoration and ornament is used in fine art. She was Learning Co-ordinator for the Norwich leg of the British Art Show 8 and has exhibited nationally and internationally.