Staff Profiles

In order for you to get a better understanding about what we do and who we are, we have commissioned a series of short videos profiles of our Readers and Professors here at Camberwell, Chelsea, Wimbledon Graduate School.

Professor Malcolm Quinn

Professor of Cultural and Political History, Associate Dean of Research and Director of Graduate School

Expertise: Aesthetics and politics

Dr. Athanasios Velios

Reader,  Ligatus co-director and Chair of the CCW Research Degrees Sub-Committee

Expertise: Computer applications to conservation, digitisation, digital preservation, the concepts of ethics in digital conservation and preservation.

Dr. Jo Melvin

Reader in Fine Art Theory

Expertise:Archives, curation & exhibition, interviews, oral histories, conceptual art, artists’ books, magazine as exhibition site

Dr. Kate Goldsworthy

Reader in Circular Textile Design, Textile Futures Research Centre (TFRC), Textiles
Environment Design (TED)

Expertise: Sustainable Fashion & Textile Design: Material innovation, textile finishing, lifecycle & closed-loop design, new production technology, the circular economy  

Mark Fairnington

Reader in Painting

Expertise: Fine art painting

Professor Neil Cummings

Professor of Theory and Practice

Expertise: Critical Practice, contemporary creative practice, art & social process, critical practice & digital technology 

Professor Nicholas Pickwoad

Professor of History of Book Binding, Ligatus co-director

Expertise: Book and Library conservation, devising new techniques and methods to document material

Professor Paul Coldwell, 

Professor of Fine Art

Expertise: Printmaking, sculpture, digital art, installation, memory and the work of Morandi

Professor Rebecca Ealey

Professor of Sustainable Textile and Fashion Design, Textile Futures Research Centre (TFRC), Textiles Environment Design (TED)

Expertise: Eco-design, fashion, textiles, new textile technologies and contemporary craft practice

 

Dr David Dibosa

Reader in Learning & Teaching

Expertise: Spectatorship, exhibitions, museums and curating, migration cultures

Dr Daniel Sturgis

Reader in Painting

Expertise: Contemporary painting, abstract painting , fine art, curating

Dr David Cross

Reader and Pathway Leader for MA Visual Arts (Graphic Design)

Expertise: Fine art, context specific sculptural installation and photography