stephen deuchar

Stephen Deuchar is Director of the Art Fund, the national fundraising charity for art, which is supported by 80,000 members in the UK.  He was previously founding Director of Tate Britain (1998-2009) and before that curator of paintings and exhibitions director at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich (1985-1997). He is a specialist in 18th-century British art, and has a strong interest in middle eastern art and culture.  The Art Fund recently funded the purchase of a new collection of modern and contemporary photography from the Middle East, shared by the British Museum and Victoria & Albert Museum.

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