Postgraduate Research at the Kelvin Centre

Our postgraduate research students work across the disciplines of art history, conservation, and scientific analysis. Example areas of investigation include:

  • dyed and painted textiles
  • dress and textile history
  • dye and fibre history
  • artists' materials and methods 
  • painted stage cloths and theatrical design
  • mechanics of painted cultural heritage
  • museum and object collection research
  • conservation of modern and contemporary art.