Dr Matthew Bowman is a lecturer in Contextual Studies and teaches the following modules:

Critical and Contextual Studies; Developmental Research; Dissertation. Matthew has taught at the University of Essex and the University of Suffolk in addition to his role at University Centre Colchester.

Matthew Bowman is an art critic and historian who has published widely. His research focuses on twentieth century and contemporary art, criticism, photography, the art market, and philosophy in the USA and Europe. He has given lectures and talks at the Tate Gallery, The National Museum in Oslo, The Royal College of Art, the University of Nottingham and numerous other places.

His research interests are rooted in art history, especially art since World War II, and continental philosophy from Kant onwards.

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