Neil Walton is Subject Leader for PGCE Secondary Art and Design.
He received his MA in History of Art from Birkbeck College, University of London, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Painting from the Royal Academy Schools. He also has a Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy from the University of Roehampton.
Neil has taught history of art and critical studies in various contexts including at Camberwell College of the Arts, and as subject leader at the University of Gloucestershire. For eleven years he worked as a teacher of art and design in London schools, and has also worked in the field of counselling with young people.
Neil’s research interests are psychoanalytic aesthetics and the history of art education.
Adams, Jeff; Bailey, Rowan and Walton, Neil. 2017. The National Arts Education Archive: Ideas and Imaginings. International Journal of Art and Design Education, 36(2), pp. 176-187.