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Dr. Amy Orrock National Curator, National Trust in Swindon, United Kingdom


Member of CODART since 2021

Exhibitions curated since 1999

Selected publications


“Jan Brueghel the Elder’s Oil Sketches of Animals and Birds: Form, Function and Additions to the Oeuvre”
Essay in The Bruegel Success Story: Papers Presented at Symposium XXI for the Study of Underdrawing and Technology in Painting, Brussels, 12-14 September 2018 edited by Christina Currie, in collaboration with Dominique Allart, Bart Fransen, Cyriel Stroo and Dominique Vanwijnsberghe
Leuven (Peeters), 2021


Painting Childhood
Amy Orrock, with contributions from Martin Postle, Emily Knight and Jill Seaton. Catalogue of an exhibition held at Compton Verney in March – June 2019
London (Paul Holberton), 2019


Bruegel: Defining a Dynasty
Amy Orrock, with a foreword by Jennifer Scott
London (Philip Wilson), 2017


Elizabeth I & Her People
Co-author of catalogue entries with Tarnya Cooper, edited by Tarnya Cooper
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the National Portrait Gallery in October 2013 – January 2014
London (National Portrait Gallery), 2013


“Homo Ludens: Pieter Bruegel’s Children’s Games and the Humanist Educators”
Article in Journal of the Historians of Netherlandish Art, June 2012


“Play Time: Picturing Seasonal Games in the Sixteenth Century”
Essay in Spiritual Temporalities in Late-Medieval Europe, edited by Michael Foster.
Cambridge (Scholars Publishing), 2010

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