Professor Beth Harland


PhD Supervision Interests

Modes of Address in Pictorial Art: A multi-disciplinary project in collaboration with the Centre for Visual Cognition, Department of Psychology, University of Southampton. The project uses eye-tracking techniques and practice-based fine art research to investigate mechanisms of address in pictorial art and test prominent theories of art criticism. Other research interests include: Image and tableau; the relationship between painting and digital imaging;absorption and theatricality in pictorial art and art's temporality.

Impermanent Durations: On Painting and Time (Part 3)
Harland, E.J., Thomas, D., Lisbon, L., Woo, I. 13/10/2017

The influence of pupil alignment on spectator address in Manet's portraiture
Donnelly, N., Harland, E.J., Thompson, N., Liversedge, S.P. 05/2017 In: Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts. 11, 2, p. 167-178. 12 p.
Journal article

Art spectatorship and haptic visuality: an eye movement analysis exploring painting and embodied cognition
Harland, E.J., Donnelly, N. 02/2017 In: Sensory Arts and Design. London : Bloomsbury Academic p. 175-187. 12 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Impermanent Durations; On Painting and Time (part 2)
Harland, E.J. 29/07/2016

Impermanent durations: on painting and time (part 1)
Harland, E.J. 18/06/2016

Painting: critical and primary sources
Harland, B., Manghani, S. 19/11/2015 1 ed. Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781472558411 .

Editorial: painting and cinema
Finch, M., Harland, E.J. 1/04/2015 In: Journal of Contemporary Painting. 1, 1, 5 p.

Painting as drift: Roland Barthes’ paintings and the pleasure of the margin
Harland, E.J. 30/03/2015
Conference paper

Abstracting the Set: Monet's cathedrals and stable mental concepts from serial pictorial artworks
Kass, J., Harland, E.J., Donnelly, N. 2015 In: Art and Perception. 3, 2, p. 139-150. 12 p.
Journal article

The opinion makers 2
Harland, B. 16/12/2014

Modes of address in pictorial art: an eye movement study of Manet’s Bar at the Folies-Bergère
Harland, B., Gillett, J., Mann, C.M., Kass, J., Godwin, H.J., Liversedge, S.P., Donnelly, N. 06/2014 In: Leonardo. 47, 3, p. 241-248. 8 p.
Journal article

Harland, B. 24/09/2013

Behind the eyes, making pictures
Harland, E.J. 1/06/2013 London : RGAP. 63 p. ISBN: 9780956902474.

Behind the eyes: making pictures
Harland, B. 2013

The seventh billion citizen
Harland, B. 2012

A fragment of time in the pure state: painting in search of haptic time
Harland, B. 05/2009 In: Journal of Visual Art Practice. 8, 1-2, p. 37-58. 22 p.
Journal article