Dr Matthew Partington

About me

I am programme manager for the MA/MFA in Curating which started in January 2014 in the Department of Creative Industries, Bower Ashton. I am also V&A Fellow in Twentieth Century Crafts http://www.vam.ac.uk/content/articles/r/research-department/

My other academic interests include applied arts and crafts history; using video as an oral history research methodology and research ethics in the arts.

Area of expertise

  • My Ph.D. was in the field of Design History and looked at the design and social history of London coffee bars during the 1950s.

My Publications