Joe Turnbull is a culture critic and political commentator who has written for the likes of the Guardian, Frieze, House Magazine, Apollo Magazine, a-n News, thisistomorrow and Garageland.

He is also the Politics Editor for the Inky Needles publishing group, as well as Publications Editor for Art Map London.

Since graduating with a first class degree in Politics and Modern History from the University of Manchester, Joe has been working freelance in the realms of publishing and journalism.

Joe’s writing often explores the lines of intersect between politics and culture, looking not just at overtly political art, but at the politics of cultural production and reception. He is also interested in geopolitics and counter-culture.