Supervisor

Alice Twemlow

Dr. Alice Twemlow is associate professor at Leiden University’s Academy of Creative and Performing Arts and Lector Design/Research at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague. Previously, Twemlow was the founding director of the Master Design Research, Writing & Criticism at the School of Visual Arts in New York and head of the Design Curating & Writing Master at Design Academy Eindhoven. Twemlow has an international presence as a writer, speaker, educator, juror, examiner, critic, and conference director and moderator on all aspects of design culture. She holds a PhD in Design History from The Royal College of Art and Victoria & Albert Museum, London, and is the author of 'Sifting the Trash: A History of Design Criticism' (MIT Press, 2017).