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Willem de Bruijn – Art and Architecture Supervisor

Dr. Willem de Bruijn is interested in receiving applications from students interested in pursuing a PhD within and across the areas of architecture, architectural history and theory, philosophy and fine art.


Christian Edwardes – Art Supervisor

Dr. Christian Edwardes is interested in receiving applications from practice-based PhD students who are interested in researching the relationships between art and cultural geography, spaces and places of practice, and non-representational (or ‘more-than-representational’) theories and creative work.


Colin Perry – Art Supervisor

Dr Colin Perry is interested in receiving applications from PhD students who wish to examine aspects of contemporary art, modern art history and visual culture, particularly in relation to the moving image, documentary, socially engaged practice, as well as issues of gender, ethnicity, place, memory and radical cultures.


Dominic Shepherd – Art Supervisor

Associate Professor Dominic Shepherd is interested in receiving applications from PhD practice based candidates who wish to explore Fine Art Painting with particular regard to material and image. More focused aspects might include investigation of the actual and the imagined through enchantment, revelation and the magical as both process and subject.