Clare Robertson working under the pseudonym, Automated Luxury completed a degree in Fashion Design and co-founded the luxury accessories brand Strathberry of Scotland. In 2013 Clare won Scotland's Most Stylish Retailer award for her the brands retail concept. In 2014 Clare left the fashion industry to study an MA in Contemporary Art Practice. Graduating in September 2016 Clare has been selected as a contributing artist for Hospitalfields interdisciplinary residency programme 2017, is a co founding artist at Mutual Artists and BONKERS Contemporary, had writing published in the JAWs Journal of Art Writing and will be exhibiting at the City Art Centre in Edinburgh this year. Her work takes on a research as practice approach existing between theoretical and visual forms. She explores the self, identity and emotion through an ongoing critique of society and neoliberalism.