Gilda Williams

Gilda Williams is an art critic who teaches in the MFA Curating programme at Goldsmiths, University of London. From 1996 to 2005 she was commissioning editor for contemporary art at Phaidon Press, where she produced more than fifty monographs in the Contemporary Artists Series, amongst numerous other publications. She is a London correspondent for Artforum and her most recent book is the reader On&By Andy Warhol (MIT/Whitechapel, 2016).


  • Publication: The Autodidacts: from Van Gogh to Pirosmani, symposium proceedings, 2021
  • Symposium: “The Autodidacts: from Van Gogh to Pirosmani” (2019)