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Professor Fran Lloyd

Director of Postgraduate Research and Co-Director of Visual and Material Culture Research Centre

About

I am a Professor of Art History at Kingston University and Director of Postgraduate Research. I studied the History of Art at the University of Manchester, specialising in modern and contemporary art.

I have published widely on contemporary and modern visual culture, and have over 20 years' experience collaborating on a variety of international interdisciplinary creative arts projects and exhibitions across the museums and galleries sector.

I established the Kingston School of Art Archive at Kingston University and I am currently researching émigré artists in postwar Britain and contemporary performance art and activism in Japan. 

Areas of specialism

  • Emigre art in post-war Britain
  • Post 1945 Sculpture in Britain
  • Contemporary Japanese performance art and activism
  • Art School Culture in Britain
  • Transnational Encounters

Qualifications

  • BA (Hons) History of Art, Manchester University
  • MA History of Art
  • PhD: 'The Emergence of New British Sculpture, 1979-1982'

Research student supervision

Publications

Number of items: 39.

Article

Knifton, Robert and Lloyd, Fran (2017) Multisensorial dynamics : encountering and capturing the intangible heritage of the Art School in Britain. Studies in Material Thinking, 17(Paper 6), pp. 1-22. ISSN (online) 1177-6234

Lloyd, Fran (2010) Revisiting Arab women's diasporic art practices in 1990s London. Viewpoints, 6, pp. 10-13.

Lloyd, Fran (2001) Arab women artists: issues of representation and gender in contemporary British visual culture. Visual Culture in Britain, 2(2), pp. 1-15. ISSN (print) 1471-4787

Lloyd, Fran (1999) Embodiment and performing the 'Self' in contemporary Algerian art: Houria Niati and Zineb Sedira. Journal of Algerian Studies, 4 & 5, pp. 59-78. ISSN (print) 1362-9417

Book

Knifton, Robert and Lloyd, Fran (2015) Kingston School of Art: 140 years, 1875-2015. Kingston upon Thames, U.K. : Kingston University. 84p. ISBN 9781907684289

Lloyd, Fran (2013) Kurt Schwitters: responses to place. Douglas, Isle of Man, U.K. : The Sayle Gallery. 59p. ISBN 9781907684258

Black, Jonathan , Falkner, David , Fisher, Fiona , Lloyd, Fran , Preston, Rebecca and Sparke, Penny, eds. (2013) Picker House and collection: a late 1960s home for art and design. London, U.K. : Philip Wilson. 211p. ISBN 9781781300053

Lloyd, Fran (2012) Art beyond exile: Ernst Eisenmayer. London, U.K. : Austrian Cultural Forum. 63p. ISBN 9781907684142

Lloyd, Fran, Potkin, Helen and Thackara, Davina (2011) Public sculpture of Outer South and West London. Liverpool, U.K. : Liverpool University Press. 404p. (Public sculpture of Britain) ISBN 9781846312250

Lloyd, Fran and Black, Jonathan (2009) Subtlety and strength: the drawings of Dora Gordine. London, U.K. : Philip Wilson Publishers. 93p. ISBN 9780856676758

Lloyd, Fran, ed. (2001) Displacement & difference. London, U.K. : Saffron Books. 209p. ISBN 1872843220

Lloyd, Fran, ed. (2001) Displacement & difference: contemporary Arab visual culture in the diaspora. London, UK : Saffron Books. 209p. ISBN 1872843220

Lloyd, Fran and Roberts, Melanie, eds. (2001) Sex & consumerism: contemporary art in Japan. Brighton, UK : University of Brighton. 128p. ISBN 1901177424

Lloyd, Fran and O'Brien, Catherine, eds. (2000) Secret spaces, forbidden places: rethinking culture. New York, USA; Oxford, UK : Berghahn Books. 298p. (Polygons: cultural diversities and intersections) ISBN 1571817891

Lloyd, Fran, ed. (1999) Contemporary Arab women's art: dialogues of the present. London, UK : Women's Art Library. 258p. ISBN 1902770005

Lloyd, Fran, ed. (1997) From the interior: female perspectives on figuration: 'East meets West'. Kingston-upon-Thames, U.K. : Kingston University Press. 96p. ISBN 1899999043

Lloyd, Fran, ed. (1993) Deconstructing Madonna. London, U.K. : B.T. Batsford. 128p. (Batsford Cultural Studies) ISBN 0713474025

Book Section

Lloyd, Fran (2017) Becoming artists : Ernst Eisenmayer, Kurt Weiler and refugee support networks in wartime Oxford. In: Crawford, Sally , Ulmschneider, Katharina and Elsner, Jas, (eds.) Ark of civilization : refugee scholars and Oxford University, 1930-1945. Oxford, U.K. : Oxford University Press. pp. 247-268. ISBN 9780199687558

Lloyd, Fran (2013) The Picker House sculpture collection. In: Black, Jonathan , Falkner, David , Fisher, Fiona , Lloyd, Fran , Preston, Rebecca and Sparke, Penny, (eds.) The Picker House and collection: a late 1960's home for art and design. London, U.K. : Philip Wilson. pp. 133-170. ISBN 9781781300053

Lloyd, Fran (2012) Introduction. In: Lloyd, Fran, (ed.) Ernst Eisenmayer: unpublished writings. London, U.K. : Austrian Cultural Forum. pp. 7-8. (Occasions) ISBN 9780955522956

Lloyd, Fran (2011) Forging artistic careers in exile: Ernst Eisenmayer and Kurt Weiler in 1940s Britain. In: Dogramaci, Burcu and Wimmer, Karin, (eds.) Netzwerke des Exils: Kunstlerische Verflechtungen, Austausch und Patronage nach 1933. Berlin, Germany : Gebruder Mann Verlag. pp. 243-260. ISBN 9783786126584

Lloyd, Frances (2011) Making connections: the Ishq series, new work by Rahat Naveed Masud. In: Masud, Rahat Naveed, (ed.) The Ishq series. Lahore, Pakistan. : Ejaz Galleries.

Lloyd, Fran (2009) Ernst Eisenmayer: a modern Babel. In: MacDougall, Sarah and Dickson, Rachel, (eds.) Forced journeys: artists in exile in Britain c.1933-45. London, U.K. : Ben Uri Gallery, The London Jewish Museum of Art. pp. 64-73. ISBN 9780900157134

Lloyd, Fran (2008) Modern sculpture: Gordine and her contemporaries. In: Black, Jonathan and Martin, Brenda, (eds.) Dora Gordine; sculptor, artist, designer. London, UK : Philip Wilson. pp. 73-91. ISBN 9780856676444

Lloyd, Fran (2007) Pivotal practices: engaging with the work of Carl Plackman. In: Wood, John, (ed.) Carl Plackman: sculpture, drawing, writing. Huddersfield, UK : Huddersfield Art Gallery. pp. 24-26. ISBN 9780900746901

Lloyd, Fran (2003) Martin Naylor. In: Curtis, Penelope , Withey, Matthew , Wood, Jon , Worsley, Victoria and Raine, Denise, (eds.) Sculpture in 20th-century Britain. Leeds, U.K. : Henry Moore Institute. pp. 251-253. ISBN 1900081040

Lloyd, Fran (2002) Layers of meaning: veiling/unveiling. In: Doy, Glen, (ed.) FOLD: drapery in contemporary visual culture. Leicester, U.K. : The City Gallery. pp. 10-13. ISBN 0954321111

Lloyd, Fran (2001) Introduction: images, disporas and difference. In: Lloyd, Fran, (ed.) Displacement & difference: contemporary Arab visual culture in the diaspora. London, U.K. : Saffron Books. pp. 11-23. ISBN 1872843220

Lloyd, Fran (2001) Re-making ourselves: art, memories and materialities. In: Lloyd, Fran, (ed.) Displacement & difference: contemporary Arab visual culture in the diaspora. London, UK : Saffron Books. pp. 81-155. ISBN 1872843220

Lloyd, Fran (2000) Making spaces visible: Alison Wilding's early sculpture. In: Lloyd, Fran and O'Brien, Catherine, (eds.) Secret spaces, forbidden places: rethinking culture. New York, USA; Oxford, UK : Berghahn Books. pp. 231-245. (Polygons: cultural diversities and intersections) ISBN 1571817891

Lloyd, Fran (2000) Painting. In: Carson, Fiona and Pajaczkowska, Claire, (eds.) Feminist Visual Culture. Edinburgh, UK : Edinburgh University Press. pp. 37-54. ISBN 0748610464

Lloyd, Fran (1999) Cross-cultural dialogues: identities, contexts and meanings. In: Lloyd, Fran, (ed.) Contemporary Arab women's art: dialogues of the present. London, UK : Women's Art Library. pp. 12-50. ISBN 1902770005

Lloyd, Fran (1997) An introduction: crossing boundaries. In: LLoyd, Fran, (ed.) From the interior: female perspectives on figuration: 'East meets West'. Kingston-upon-Thames, U.K. : Kingston University Press. pp. 11-13. ISBN 1899999043

Lloyd, Fran (1993) Introduction. In: Lloyd, Fran, (ed.) Deconstructing Madonna. London, U.K. : B.T. Batsford. pp. 9-15. (Batsford Cultural Studies) ISBN 0713474025

Lloyd, Fran (1993) The changing images of Madonna. In: Lloyd, Fran, (ed.) Deconstructing Madonna. London, U.K. : B.T. Barnsford. pp. 35-48. (Batsford Cultural Studies) ISBN 0713474025

Conference or Workshop Item

Barber, Stephen and Lloyd, Fran (2014) Challenging the frames of performance: memory, trauma and activism in the multimedia and interdisciplinary performance practices of dumb type in 1990's Japan. In: Trauma and Utopia: Interactions in Post-War and Contemporary Art in Asia; 09-10 Oct 2014, Tokyo, Japan. (Unpublished)

Exhibition

Lloyd, Fran [Curator of an exhibition] (2013) Kurt Schwitters: responses to place. .

Lloyd, Fran [Curator of an exhibition] (2012) Ernst Eisenmayer: art beyond exile. Ernst Eisenmayer: Art Beyond Exile. .

Moving Image/Broadcast

Lloyd, Fran [Interviewer] (2008) Ernst Eisenmayer in interview with Fran Lloyd: Vienna December 2008. (DVD).

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