FACULTY

London Faculty

Contemporary Art

MARCUS VERHAGEN

SENIOR LECTURER, MA CONTEMPORARY ART

PhD in art history, University of California, Berkeley; BA, Cambridge University

Marcus Verhagen wrote his doctoral dissertation on visual culture in France in the late nineteenth century. Still working on nineteenth-century art, he taught in the nineties at universities in both Britain and the States. Working primarily on contemporary art in the years since 2002, he has written about seventy articles and reviews for art magazines such as Art Monthly, Art Review and Frieze, while also occasionally writing catalogue essays. He has published in several periodicals, including Representations, New Left Review, Third Text and Afterall. Much of his recent work revolves around globalisation; he has, for instance, written several articles on representations of migration and tourism in contemporary art.

Read more...


contact us

If you would like to receive more information about a course, please fill in your details below.