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Dr Knothe, Florian

Title:
Honorary Associate Professor
Director of University Museum & Art Glry

Faculty:

Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
2011Johannes Gutenberg Universitat MainzPhD Art history
2002The Courtauld Institute of ArtMA Art history
2001Buckinghamshire New UniversityBA Furniture conservation
Biography

Dr Knothe studies and teaches the history of decorative arts in the 17th and 18th centuries with particular focus on the social and historic importance of royal French manufacture. He started his career at The Metropolitan Museum of Art focusing on European Sculpture and Decorative Arts. Before joining The University of Hong Kong, where he now serves as Director of the University Museum and Art Gallery, Dr. Knothe was the curator of European glass at The Corning Museum of Glass overseeing the European and East Asian departments. There, he organized an exhibition on East Meets West, and afterward, lectured internationally on cross-cultural influences in art and workshop practices in Western Europe and East Asia. 

 
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