A researcher bio
Lindsay Dewar is the Head of Analytics, and has been with ArtTactic since 2017. Leading the analytics and research team, she is responsible for developing research and products. She also runs the mentoring and internship programmes. Her art world experience includes emerging Contemporary art galleries, art advisories and valuation companies, as well as various art research positions. She holds a Masters in Art Business from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, and a Masters in Art Market Appraisal from Kingston University.
James Cocksey joined the ArtTactic team in 2016, as a researcher specializing in artist related reports. His background within the arts is both creative and commercial, with a BA in Fine Art Sculpture from the University of the Arts London, followed by an MA in Art Business from Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London. James’ previous experience includes working within the commercial gallery sector, with a focus on emerging to mid-career contemporary artists. He currently works independently in art consultancy, alongside a studio practice.
Sandy Dewar has been a Data Analyst and Researcher at ArtTactic since 2021. She responsible for compiling and analysing a range of data from auction house across the globe, as well as contributing her copy editing expertise. She has represented art galleries internationally and at home, runs a copy writing and editing business, and holds a BA in Politics and International Relations, and an MA in Legal and Political theory.
Freya Russell has been a Data Analyst at ArtTactic since 2021. She is primarily responsible for the RawFacts report, as well as other analysis using data from the major auction houses. She is currently studying for her Bachelor’s in Economics at University College London.
Anya is the Social Media Manager and Researcher. She joined ArtTactic as a Data Analyst intern in February 2022, over the course of the year she has become involved in research and marketing. She holds a masters in Art Business from Sotheby’s Institute of Art and a bachelors in Art History from Regents University London.
Eilidh is the Old Masters Researcher. She joined ArtTactic in December 2022. She holds an LLM in Art Law from the University of York and a MA in History of Art from the University of Glasgow. Eilidh also has experience working in the commercial gallery sector.