Head of School | Senior Lecturer
19th-c.British and French decorative arts and architecture; Egyptian revival in Britain and France; 18th-c. furniture design.
A.L.Moore@leeds.ac.uk / 0113 34 35281
Deputy Head of School | Senior Lecturer in Fine Art
Chris Taylor is a practising artist, curator and publisher with specialist knowledge in the field of contemporary printmaking, artists' books and curation. He is particularly interested in the role of artists' books as primary medium within contemporary art practice and the relevance of the page and the book format as a vehicle for visual communication and audience development.
C.A.Taylor@leeds.ac.uk / 0113 343 5198
Old Mining Building, Room 1.10
Office hours: By appointment
Director of Student Education | Lecturer in History of Art
French and American abstract art of the 1950s (specifically Rothko, Michaux and Wols), exploring how notions of death, as philosophical concept embedded within structures of aesthetics, informed production and subsequent 'readings' of abstract art.
J.S.Crawford@leeds.ac.uk / 0113 34 31824
Director of Research I Professor of the Social & Critical Histories of Art
Feminist, social, queer and postcolonial interventions in the histories of art, trauma and cultural memory, representation of and after the Holocaust, 19th-c. to contemporary visual arts and film, critical studies in contemporary art and curation (Documenta), Gender, Class and Visual Culture in the 1950s (Marilyn Monroe), Issues of Violence and Non-Violence in art and culture.
G.F.S.Pollock@leeds.ac.uk / 0113 34 35267
Old Mining Building 2.02
Office hours: Tuesday 9.00 am-11.00pm
UG Admissions Tutor | Research Associate
Nick's primary interest lies at the conjunction of museums, heritage and contemporary art practice; this stems from his interdisciplinary background as an artist and museum education officer.
N.Cass@leeds.ac.uk / 0113 343 7633
Room 1.05, Old Mining Building
Office hours: Wednesday 1.30 - 2.30
School Resources and Facilities Manager
R.A.Smith@leeds.ac.uk / 0113 34 31040
Old Mining Building, Room 1.03