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Craig Staff


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Francis Blore; Fine Art

Pastime; Pass Time; Past Time: A Reflective Exploration on Drawing as Experience.


Adam Ghani; Fine Art

Contemporary Art and the Liminal Space: Refuge for the Divine in an Empirical World?


Carlos Ruiz Brussain; Fine Art

Hyperdream: A PLay-Based Creative Framework for Self-Motivated Fantasy Authorial Illustration Practice.

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art Social Sciences
artist Social Sciences
heuristics Social Sciences
obligation Social Sciences
curriculum Social Sciences
realism Social Sciences
Teaching Social Sciences
student Social Sciences

Research Output 2002 2018

Retroactivity and Contemporary Art

Staff, C., 19 Apr 2018, London: Bloomsbury Academic. 224 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesBookResearchpeer-review

Theory of Art

Time, Chemistry, Chance and Human Design

Ballinger, S., Elcoat, E., Leahy, C., Tobot, M., Tomos, E. & Staff, C., 22 Sep 2016, The University of Northampton.

Research output: Book/Report typesBookResearch

Open Access

Burrowing under the apparent: the blindfold drawings of Claude Heath

Staff, C. & Guerin, F. (ed.), 13 Jan 2015, On Not Looking: The Paradox of Contemporary Visual Culture. New York: Routledge, Vol. 11. p. 123-138 274 p. (Routledge advances in art and visual studies).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review


The cultivation of (difficult) surfaces or “I know that’s a tree”

Staff, C., 11 Jul 2015

Research output: Non-textual form typesDigital or Visual ProductsResearch

History Painting
Modernist Painting

After Modernist Painting: The History of a Contemporary Practice

Staff, C., 28 May 2013, I.B.Tauris.

Research output: Book/Report typesBookResearchpeer-review


An exploration of painting aesthetics, signs, symbols, motifs and patterns of coastal Yoruba land of Nigeria

Author: Kafaru, A. B., 2014

Supervisor: Staff, C. (Supervisor) & Ukaegbu, V. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


Painting as process: a Jungian approach to image and imagination as experiential practice in contemporary culture

Author: Parker, D., 2012

Supervisor: Staff, C. (Supervisor) & Bacon, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


The screen as a site of division and encounter

Author: Marchevska, E., 2012

Supervisor: Wilson, P. (Supervisor), Bacon, J. (Supervisor), Staff, C. (Supervisor) & Langford, A. W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis