Contributors

Christiane Paul

The New School

2 Books in Our Catalog

Christiane Paul is Professor of Visual Art at The New School. Her recent books include Context Providers—Conditions of Meaning in Media Arts, coedited with Margot Lovejoy and Victoria Vesna, and New Media in the White Cube and Beyond.

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Nela Pavlouskova

1 Book in Our Catalog

Czech art historian Nela Pavlouskova studied at the University of Paris 1 Sorbonne, where she wrote her PhD thesis on the work of Cy Twombly. She lives in Paris.

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John Peacock

12 Books in Our Catalog

John Peacock was Senior Costume Designer for BBC Television for many years. His many books include The Complete Fashion Sourcebook; Costume: 1066 to the Present; The Chronicle of Western Costume; Twentieth-Century Fashion; Fashion Since 1900; Fashion Accessories; Shoes; Men’s Fashion; Twentieth-Century Jewelry; and many others.

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David Pearce

2 Books in Our Catalog

David Pearce is a research officer at the Rock Art Research Institute.

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David W. Penney

1 Book in Our Catalog

David W. Penney is Vice President of Museum Programs and Curator of Native American Art at the Detroit Institute of Arts.

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Antony Penrose

3 Books in Our Catalog

Antony Penrose is the son of Lee Miller and Roland Penrose and is director of the Lee Miller Archives and The Penrose Collection. His other books include The Lives of Lee Miller, Lee Miller’s War, and the acclaimed children’s book, The Boy Who Bit Picasso. He lives in Sussex.

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Jed Perl

1 Book in Our Catalog

Jed Perl, the art critic for The New Republic, has been called by poet John Ashbery “an almost solitary, essential voice.” His many books include Antoine’s Alphabet: Watteau and His World, Eyewitness: Reports from an Art World in Crisis, and New Art City: Manhattan at Mid-Century. He is currently working on a biography of Alexander Calder.

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Kira Perov

2 Books in Our Catalog

Kira Perov is executive director of Bill Viola Studio. She has worked closely with Bill Viola—her husband and partner—since the late 1970s, managing, creatively advising on, and assisting with the production of his videotapes and installations, as well as documenting the process in photographs. She also curates and coordinates exhibitions of his work worldwide, and oversees the publication of all his exhibition catalogues. Her previous books include, as editor and coeditor respectively, the catalogues for “Bill Viola: Visioni Interiori” (Palazzo dell Esposizioni, Rome, 2008) and “Bill Viola” (Grand Palais, Paris, 2014).

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Clay Perry

1 Book in Our Catalog

English photographer Clay Perry’s work has appeared in World of Interiors and Country Living and in more than a dozen books.

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Helen Persson

1 Book in Our Catalog

Helen Persson, formerly a curator in the Asian Department of the V&A, is Senior Curator at the Swedish History Museum.

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Catherine Petitgas

1 Book in Our Catalog

Catherine Petitgas is a London based art historian, a collector of Latin American art, a Trustee of the Whitechapel Gallery, and the former director of Alma Gallery.

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Michael Petry

2 Books in Our Catalog

Michael Petry is Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, London.

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Laurent Philippon

1 Book in Our Catalog

Laurent Philippon is an internationally recognized hairstylist and a creative consultant for Bumble and bumble. He is based in Paris and New York.

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Alexander Phillips

1 Book in Our Catalog

Alexander Phillips is a connoisseur of gentlemen’s tailoring and pattern design, with years of experience folding his own pocket squares.

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Jocelyn Phillips

1 Book in Our Catalog

Jocelyn Phillips has been the contemporary photography specialist at Sotheby’s London and at other auction houses.

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Tom Phillips

4 Books in Our Catalog

The English painter, writer, and composer Tom Phillips curated the groundbreaking exhibition “Africa: The Art of the Continent” at the Royal Academy in 1992. He is himself a collector of African art, specializing in the arts of Ghana and the Ivory Coast. His other books include The Postcard Century.

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Renzo Piano

1 Book in Our Catalog

Renzo Piano is a world-renowned architect, recipient of the RIBA Gold Medal, the AIA Gold Medal,and many other prestigious awards. The non-profit Renzo Piano Foundation and his practice, the Renzo Piano Building Workshop, are based in Genoa, Italy.

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Raphaël Picon

1 Book in Our Catalog

Raphaël Picon is the author of several books on theology and philosophy.

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