Michael Liversidge

Senior Research Fellow in the History of Art and Garden Design

Academic Adviser in History of Art and Buckingham History of Art in Florence Programme Director. He formerly taught History of Art at the University of Bristol where he was Senior Lecturer, Head of Department and Dean of the Faculty of Arts.  His specialist interests are mainly in British art of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries on which he has published numerous articles and has co-curated major exhibitions (Canaletto and England 1993, Imagining Rome. British Artists and Rome 1996).  He is a Governor of the British Institute of Florence, a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries and of the Royal Society of Arts.