Research

Research in the Centre for Critical Studies in Museums, Galleries and Heritage intersects museums and heritage studies, cultural theory and history.

Centre staff and research students are currently conducting a wide range of research projects.

Current research projects include:

Bradford’s National Museum: Methods for re-founding ‘inter/national’ museums translocally
Helen Graham

Mapping contemporary art in the heritage experience: Creation, Consumption and Exchange
Nick Cass

Danish Golden Age Painting
David Jackson

Ongoing work includes:

Co-producing cultural policy
Liz Stainforth

Hunslet and Holbeck Heritage Project
Mark Westgarth

In the Wrong Place at the Wrong Time
Claudia Sternberg

Intersecting Practices: assessing the role and impact of contemporary art in heritage spaces
Nick Cass

Legacies of War: Culture and the Arts
Claudia Sternberg

Nordic Art. The Modern Breakthrough.
Professor David Jackson, Hannah Heilmann, Jan Cox

Performing the Past
Mark Westgarth

The 20th Century Antique Trade: a cultural geography
Mark Westgarth

The Period Room: Museum, Material, Experience
Mark Westgarth

The Visionary Cross Project
Catherine Karkov