Cleo Roberts

Dr Cleo Roberts is a writer and a lecturer in contemporary South and South East Asian art at Sotheby’s Institute. She is currently working on her first book on the history of indigo in India.

A group show at The Third Line, Dubai, featuring Sophia Al-Maria and Farah Al Qasimi, explores the nostalgia that comes with temporal dislocation  

BY Cleo Roberts | 04 FEB 21

Or are they destined to succumb to fantasy, nostalgia and divisive stereotypes?

BY Cleo Roberts | 24 OCT 19

A group show at SOAS, London, explores the complex, often violent, cultural legacies that have shaped the country 

BY Cleo Roberts | 04 JUN 19

Family history, myth and geopolitics intertwine in the artist’s largest UK show to date

BY Cleo Roberts | 02 MAY 19

A new show at the Japan Society in New York reflects a career’s research into the emergence of the Japanese avant-garde

BY Cleo Roberts | 11 MAR 19