Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies

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David Hill

Harewood Professor of Fine Art

0113 34 31823

BA Leeds, PhD London

Romantic landscape art, particularly JMW Turner and his contemporaries; contemporary landscape; classical sculpture; contemporary art and the art market.

Research Interests

Romantic Landscape Art, particularly the work of JMW Turner and his contemporaries. Contemporary landscape. Classical sculpture. Contemporary art and the art market.

Publications

Books

  • Hill D (2008) Turner and Leeds: Image of Industry. Leeds: Jeremy Mills Publishing for Leeds Museums and Galleries.

  • Hill D (2005) Cotman in the North: Watercolours of Durham and Yorkshire. Yale University Press.

  • Hill D (2000) J.M.W.Turner: Le Mont Blanc et la Vallee d'Aoste. Regione Autonoma Valle d'Aosta, Italy.

Journal articles

  • Hill D, Lynch K (2004) “Turner Runs Riot: A Newly Discovered reminiscence of Turner”, Turner Society News. 96: 10-12.

  • Hill D (2003) “J.M.W.Turner: From the World to Art and Back again - The 2003 Kurt Pantzer Memorial Lecture”, Turner Society News. 95: 8-16.

  • Hill D (2002) “Turner's Journeys of the Imagination, review of the exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Spring 2002”, Turner Society News. 92: pp.4+.

  • Hill D (2000) “Turner e la Valle d'Aosta: Il fascino delle Altezze”, Art e Dossier.

Chapters

  • Hill D (2008) “This bustling age of locomotion and travel”, In: Herbst H (eds.) Reisen mit William Turner: J.M.W.Turner: Das Liber Studiorum. Waiblingen, Germany: Hatje Cantz Verlag for Galerie Stihl, Waiblingen. 27-38

  • Hill D (2004) “Beyond Landscape”, In: Biggs I (eds.) Lan2D: Beyond Landscape. Making Space Publishers. 66-71

  • Hill D (2001) “Thames sketches: on canvas and on veneer, watercolours”, In: Butlin M; Herrmann L; Joll E (eds.) The Turner Companion. Oxford University Press. 333-336

  • Hill D (2001) “Edward Lascelles senior and junior”, In: Butlin M; Herrmann L; Joll E (eds.) The Turner Companion. Oxford University Press. 161-162

Exhibitions

  • Hill D "Restless locomotion and industry: Turner and travel": article for Catalogue.

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