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Mark Wigan

Mark Wigan was subject leader for illustration at Camberwell College, UK, and later for Graphic Design at the University of Salford, UK. He is currently a lecturer in illustration at Hull College, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Illustration

AVA Publishing SA, 2009

Book Chapter

...A debated term for a movement in the arts that emerged in the 1790s in reaction to the Neoclassical School and the Enlightenment. It has been seen as a precursor to Modernism and was inspired by medievalism, folklore, emotions...

Reframing Nature: The Visual Experience of Early Mountaineering

The Handbook of Visual Culture

Berg, 2012

Book Chapter

...In the opening of his popular Guide to the Lakes ((1810) 1975), the poet William Wordsworth introduces his readers to the Lake District landscape by asking them to imagine themselves in a particular viewing position:To begin, then,...

A Point of View: Christopher Hussey’s Sense of the Picturesque

Flow : Interior, landscape and architecture in the era of liquid modernity

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

Book Chapter

...This chapter explores the work of Christopher Hussey, whose writing for the magazine Country Life from 1921, and as editor from 1933, provides a distinct viewpoint, that of a connoisseur and architectural historian rather than...