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Crossing Cultures: Caroline Bacon

"Since the 16th century, with increased trading between Europe and the East, European arts have shown influences from China, the Indian Sub-Continent, the Middle East and Japan, while in turn creating changes in those countries. This course will study those influences and explore the nature of crossing cultures from the 16th to 20th centuries. "

Tutor: Caroline Bacon

"Caroline Bacon has a degree in History of Design and Visual Arts. She has produced pop videos, worked in the costume department of the BBC, was a curator in the Indian department at the V&A specializing in modern painting, Curator of the Cecil Higgins Art Gallery, and was until 2017 the manager of the REC. She has written a number of books and articles on art and design history, and has lectured and tutored widely. "