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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

PhD Researchers

NameSchoolJob title
Lassla Esquivel Durand
Shir Kochavi
Gemma Plumpton
Anna Reeve
Colette Sidiqui
Simon Spier
Heather Stoffregen
Annalea Tunesi
Zoe Varley
Lucy WestPGR Officer for the Centre for the Study of the Art & Antiques Market