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Ms Annette Carruthers

Honorary Senior Lecturer

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Biography

Annette joined the School in 1991 after 14 years as a curator of decorative arts at museums in Leicestershire and Cheltenham. She completed a Leverhulme research project on ‘Form and Function in the Scottish Home’, jointly organised by the University and National Museums Scotland, and then taught Museum and Gallery Studies and Art History until her retirement in 2014.

Annette’s main research interest is the Arts and Crafts Movement in Britain and Europe, with a particular focus on furniture and interiors. Her book on The Arts and Crafts Movement in Scotlandwas published in 2013. Since then she has been working with Mary Greensted and Barley Roscoe on a new study entitled Ernest Gimson: Arts & Crafts Designer and Architect, which will be published by Yale University Press in October 2019.

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