Frances Barrett is an artist who lives and works on Gadigal land, Sydney. Much of her recent projects pivot around the modalities of listening and touch: Meatus, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, 2020; All Ears: A listening party, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Sydney, 2018; Into My Arms, Ace Open, Adelaide, 2018; and Handle, CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, 2018. In 2019 she was one of the recipients of Suspended Moment: The Katthy Cavaliere Fellowship. She is one member of the collective Barbara Cleveland who have shown their projects at Art Gallery of New South Wales (Sydney), Biennale of Sydney, Queensland Art Gallery of Modern Art and Hayward Gallery (London). Frances is currently a PhD candidate in Curatorial Practice at Monash Art Design and Architecture.