Dr Benedict Carpenter van Barthold has teaching and research expertise in Fine Art, Sculpture and Craft. A recipient of the Jerwood Sculpture Prize, Benedict’s sculpture and drawing has been exhibited widely. He has taught in UK art schools since 1998 and has leadership experience in Higher Education and arts administration.
Benedict has a PhD from Manchester Metropolitan University and a Masters degree in Sculpture from the Royal College of Art.
Areas of interest include:
• Art medals
• Material knowledge
• Human improvisation through mechanical systems
• Haptic knowledge in the crafts and arts