CODART, Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide

Dr. Heather Hughes Kemper Assistant Curator of Academic Affairs and Exhibitions, Davis Museum at Wellesley College in Wellesley, Massachusetts, USA


Member of CODART since 2020

Exhibitions curated since 1999

Selected publications


‘Fashion, Nation, and Morality in the English Allegorical Costume Print, c. 1620-40’
Heather Hughes
Article in Visual Typologies from the Early Modern to the Contemporary: Local Practices and Global Contexts, edited by Tara Zanardi and Lynda Klich.
Abingdon-on-Thames (Routledge) 2018


‘Clothing as Culture: Delineating National Character in Costume Prints, c. 1600-1650’
Heather Hughes
Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, University of Pennsylvania, 2017


‘The Four Continents in Seventeenth-Century Embroidery and the Making of English Femininity’
Heather Hughes
Article In Personification: Embodying Meaning and Emotion, Intersections vol. 46, edited by Walter Melion and Bart Ramakers, pp. 716-747
Intersections: Interdisciplinary Studies in Early Modern Culture. Leiden (Brill) 2016