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The Centre is an interdisciplinary forum for collaborations and conversations across the ‘spaces’ of the art and antiques market. The people involved in CSAAM include academics from University of Leeds, as well as academic colleagues from a wide range of external universities and research centres, together with museum professionals, archivists, and art and antiques market professionals.

The Director of the Centre for the Study of the Art and Antiques Market is Dr Mark Westgarth

Museum Professionals

NameSchoolJob title
Dr Susanna Avery-QuashSenior Research Curator (History of Collecting), The National Gallery, London
Bryony BondCreative Director, The Tetley, Leeds
James LomaxEmeritus Curator, Temple Newsam House, Leeds
Dr Jane WhittakerHead of Collections, The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle
Christopher WilkKeeper of Furniture, Textiles and Fashion, The Victoria & Albert Museum, London