Sarah Brown appointed Director of The Lightbox

The Lightbox has announced Sarah Brown as its new Director.

Currently Principal Keeper at Leeds Art Gallery, Brown will take up the role on December 1.

She will succeed Marilyn Scott, who is stepping down from the museum and gallery to pursue full time cultural consultancy.

Sarah Brown has oven 20 years’ experience curating exhibitions and has been responsible for major acquisitions at Leeds Museums and Galleries.

“The Lightbox is a unique museum placing art and wellbeing at the core and the combination of sustainable architecture, the outstanding collection, and impressive programme of exhibitions and engagement together create an important space for audiences,” she said.