Oak Foundation Lecturer in History of Dress and Textiles
Interests: Ready-to-wear, Photography, America, Documentary Imagery, Madeleine Vionnet
MA History of Dress 2019-2020
“If I were a fashion illustration/painting/photograph…”
Interests: Evolution of Costume in Hollywood Cinema, Modern Fashion, American History, Subculture Fashion, Feminist Theory.
Interests: 19th-century French photography, Dress in Portraiture, Impressionism and Fashion, Peter Lindbergh Street Photography.
Interests: Nature and Technology, Floral Motifs in Haute Couture, Feminist Theory, Dior’s New Look, Women and Identity.
Interests: Intersections between Fashion and Politics, Uniforms under Totalitarian States, Changing Dress in Modern China, as well as glittery socks, grey turtlenecks, and split-toe shoes.
Interests: Dress in Music, Subcultural Fashions, Fashion and Local/National Identity, Dress and Memory, Fashion and the African Diaspora, Fashion Exhibitions
Interests: Representation of the Body and Clothing in Portraiture, Curating the Fashion Exhibition, Modern and Contemporary art, Symbolism, Balenciaga.
Interests: Impressionism and Post-Impressionism , 20th Century Photography, Costume Design in Film, Lingerie, Colour Theory, The Flâneur and Representation of the Female Figure.
Interests: Dress and the Senses (i.e. costumes in film and their engagement with the Haptic Gaze), Intersection of Art and Fashion (e.g. Toulouse-Lautrec’s depiction of Moulin Rouge costumes), Oral History and Vintage Fashion.
Interests: Jewellery, Fashion Advertising, Portraiture, the Sixties and Mid-Century Pop Culture, British National Heritage Fashion, Representations of Gender and the Male gaze.
Interests: Construction of Americanness in Dress and its Depiction in paintings, photography and film, Visual culture and American Literature.
PhD History of Dress 2019-2020
Interests: Dress and Identity, The Modern Woman, Women’s Magazine, Singapore’s Fashion History, Business of Fashion in Southeast Asia, Intersections of Art and Fashion
Jean Hollywood, Illustrations