Charlotte Grievson

Charlotte Grievson - Editor

London, UK

Experienced editor of illustrated adult non-fiction, specialising in all areas of visual culture, including exhibition and museum titles.

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Overview

I have 10+ years of experience as an editor of high-level academic and scholarly titles for prestigious publishers including Yale University Press, Science Museum and Thames and Hudson. With a BA in Fine Art and MA in Visual Culture, I bring specialist knowledge to art, architecture, fashion and design books, as well as exhibition and museum publications.

In addition to the skills listed below, I can also offer editorial project management, non-fiction writing coaching and sensitivity reading (flagging potential issues relating to sexuality and gender, race, disability and class).
Languages
English (UK)
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Architecture
Art
Design
Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences
Fashion & Textiles
Home & Garden
Photography

Work experience

Freelance Editor

Self-employed
January, 2022 – Present (11 months)

Providing a range of editorial services on non-fiction books and articles.

Managing Editor (maternity cover)

Thames and Hudson
August, 2021 – December, 2021 (4 months)

Managing a huge list of trade books through the editorial process, heading up a team of 6 project editors.

Project Editor

Science Museum
April, 2017 – August, 2021 (over 4 years)

Project managing a number of illustrated exhibition and collection books to support the Museum's programme, including working with publishing partners such as Scala Arts and Heritage and Wellbeck.

Editor

Yale University Press
October, 2011 – April, 2017 (over 5 years)

Editing and laying out a number of illustrated academic books on the art and architecture list.

Portfolio (34 selected works)

Moscow Vanguard Art: 1922-1992

Tupitsyn, Margarita

After Constructivism

Taylor, Brandon

A Queer History of Fashion: From the Closet to the Catwalk

Katz, Jonathan D., Steele, Valerie, Rubinstein, Hal, Breward, Christopher, Cole, Shaun, Karaminas, Vicki, McNeil, Peter, Wilson, Elizabeth

Railways

Valkoinen, Christopher

Gluck: Art and Identity

de la Haye, Amy, Pel, Martin, Clarke, Gill, Horsley, Jeffrey, Patrick, Andrew Macintosh, Martin, Simon, Souhami, Diana, Wilson, Elizabeth

Pollock's Modernism

Schreyach, Michael

Moscow Vanguard Art: 1922-1992

Tupitsyn, Margarita

Denim: Fashion's Frontier

McClendon, Emma, Dennis, Fred

Fairy Tale Fashion

Hill, Colleen, Mears, Patricia, Sampson, Ellen, Vaclavik, Kiera

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