International Journal of Art & Design Education

Dick Field (1912-1986); a Personal Appreciation

Volume 6.2   1987



An appreciation of the work of an influential Art Educator, a Chief Examiner and powerful advocate for the Centres of Art Education group in post-war British Art Education. The piece sketches the changes from thematic practice influenced by the child-centred movement to the more contemporary approaches of the 1960s and the impact of his book ‘Change in Art Education’ published in 1970.