Job title: Professor of Renaissance Visual and Material Cultures

Tel: +44 (0)131 650 4112


Office address: Hunter Building, Room 0.59

The Premodern Body Research Group (PreModBod) brings together the expertise of Edinburgh scholars working on any aspect of the body (human or animal) in the period up to c. 1750.

Featuring recent books by academics in all five of our subject areas: Architecture & Landscape Architecture, Art, Design, History of Art and Music.

Mal Burkinshaw collaborated with Sophie Hallete on the work, which is part of a show that converses with the museum’s collections.

Combining art historical research with contemporary fashion design to question beauty and body image ideals.

A weekly series of hour-long seminars from guest speakers and colleagues, with Q&A and drinks. Free and open to all.