School of Visual Culture

One of four schools at NCAD, we offer a specialist BA (Hons) degree in Visual Culture. We also teach all NCAD undergraduate students through our Critical Cultures programme. Staff in the School include some of Ireland's leading writers, curators, researchers and critics.


Details of the BA Visual Culture programme here

An outline of our Critical Cultures teaching programme here

Dr Paul Caffrey - Lecturer in the history of art & design, and codirector of the MA Design History & Material Culture

Professor David Crowley - Writer and curator, and Head of School

Dr Francis Halsall -  Art historian and codirector of the MA Art in the Contemporary World

Dr Lisa Godson - Lecturer in the history of design, and codirector of the MA Design History & Material Culture

Denis Kehoe - Lecturer in Visual Culture

Dr Declan Long - Art critic and codirector of the MA Art in the Contemporary World

Fiona Loughnane - Lecturer in Visual Culture

Dr Emma Mahony - Lecturer in Visual Culture

Dr Silvia Loeffler - Lecturer in Visual Culture

Dr Rachel O'Dwyer - Lecturer in Visual Culture

Hilary O'Kelly - Lecturer in dress history

Dr Maebh O'Regan - Lecturer in Visual Culture

Dr Sarah Pierce - Artist and lecturer in Visual Culture

For further information please contact:

Head of School
Prof. David Crowley
Email:crowleyd@staff.ncad.ie

School Secretary

Neasa Travers
Email:visualculture@staff.ncad.ie