Dr Jess Berry
DEPUTY HEAD OF DEPARTMENT / SENIOR LECTURER
Dr Jess Berry is Senior Lecturer Design History Theory. Her research primarily centres around the visual culture of fashion and dress and its intersections with the interior, art, architecture, new media and film.
Berry’s recent publications include 'Mode of a Modern Muse: Fashion and Interior in Edouard Vuillard's Paintings of Misa Natanson' in Designing the French Interior edited by Anca Lasc, Georgina Downey and Mark Taylor (Bloomsbury 2015); articles in the Journal of Design History, Craft + Design Enquiry, Critical Studies in Men's Fashion and Catwalk: The Journal of Fashion Beauty and Style. Her most recent project is the monograph, House of Fashion: Haute Couture and the Modern Interior (Bloomsbury 2018) https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/house-of-fashion-9781474283403/