Danielle Hewitt

Danielle Hewitt is the course leader of MA by Project and senior lecturer in Critical and Contextual Studies.


Danielle Hewitt  

Danielle Hewitt is the course leader of MA by Project, a multidisciplinary taught research degree. She teaches Critical and Contextual Studies across Architecture, Design, and Fine Art and Photography.

Danielle has a BA in Fine Art from Goldsmiths College and an MA in Architectural History from the Bartlett, University College London (UCL). Prior to teaching Danielle worked in collections management for a number of institutions including the RIBA Drawings Collection. Before joining The Cass, she co-ran the Architectural Association's night school programme, developing a programme of public engagement activities, which included a collaboration with the Sir John Soane's Museum.

Danielle has worked in film, photography, and written and performed text to explore scales of change in the material world. Her work engages a particular interest in the intersection of fine art practice and historical research, and the bearing of such practice on the status of document and narrative. She is currently researching war-time demolition in London.

In addition to her work at The Cass, Danielle teaches a postgraduate architectural design studio at Oxford Brookes University.

 

 

Danielle teaches on the:

  • MA by Project
  • Fine Art BA (Critical and Contextual Studies)
  • Photography BA (Critical and Contextual Studies)
  • Architecture BA (Critical and Contextual Studies)
  • Graphic Design BA (Critical and Contextual Studies)
  • Illustration BA (Critical and Contextual Studies)
  • Cross School dissertation studio: The Continuing Lives of Objects (2016-17), The Form of the Text (2017-18)