- Scottish architecture
- British Medieval manuscripts
- Pictish sculpture
- Medieval decorative ironwork
The Buildings of Scotland: Lothian, revised edition for Yale University Press
Lost Civilisations: The Picts, for Reaktion Books
The Bestiary, for Quarto Publications.
New doors for Trondheim Cathedral
Previous recent projects:
The early medieval sculpture of St Andrews Cathedral. A catalogue for Historic Environment Scotland
'Earliest Portrait of St Columba' in St Gallen Library, Cod Sang 555.
The early medieval stones at Tullich Church, Aberdeenshire
Principal Investigator for the Buildings of Scotland, Leverhulme Award
This award produced 2 volumes in the Buildings of Scotland series:
- Aberdeenshire: North and Moray;
- Aberdeenshire: South and Aberdeen.
The research fellows were three architecural historians: Joseph Sharples, Dr David Walker and Dr Matthew Woodworth. Published by Yale University Press, 2014.
Historic Environment Scotland
Academic advisor for the design of St Vigeans Museum, Arbroath, Angus. Author of Hunting Picts: Medieval Sculpture at St Vigeans, Angus, 2 vols, 2017
Funding and Grants
Leverhulme Research Award: to produce two volumes for the Buildings of Scotland Series, Aberdeenshire and North-East Scotland. 2008 - 2014.
AHRB award to produce the St Albans Psalter website.
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Book Review: Alice Blackwell, Martin Goldberg and Fraser Hunter, Scotland's Early Silver: Transforming Roman Pay-offs to Pictish TreasuresInnes Review, vol. 70, no. 1, pp. 69-71Contributions to Journals: Reviews of Books, Films and Articles
The earliest portrait of St Columba: Cod Sang 555, p 166Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, vol. 147, pp. 127-145Contributions to Journals: Articles
Hunting Picts: Medieval Sculpture at St Vigeans, AngusVol. 1&2, Historic Environment Scotland, Edinburgh. 354 pagesBooks and Reports: Books
Statement of Significance: St Vigean's Stones (and Museum)Edinburgh: Historic Environment Scotland (.doc). 15 pages.Other Contributions: Other Contributions
Medieval Art, Architecture and Archaeology in the Dioceses of Aberdeen and MorayRoutledge Taylor & Francis Group, London. 248 pagesBooks and Reports: Books
Tullich Aberdeenshire: a reappraisal of an early ecclesiastical site and its carved stones in the light of recent excavationsProceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, vol. 145, pp. 229-281Contributions to Journals: Articles
Piping Pigs and Mermaid Groping: six carved panels from FetteressoChapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Conference Proceedings
Aberdeenshire: South and AberdeenAberdeenshire. Sharples, J., Walker, D. W., Woodworth, M. (eds.). New Haven and London: Yale University Press.Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Other Contributions
Aberdeenshire: North and MorayThe Buildings of Scotland. Aberdeenshire. Walker, W. W., Woodworth, M. (eds.). London: Yale University Press. 831 pages.Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Other Contributions
King's College Chapel, Aberdeen, 1500-2000Maney. 300 pagesBooks and Reports: Scholarly Editions
Ironwork in Medieval Britain: an archaeological study, by Ian GoodallThe Antiquaries Journal, vol. 93, pp. 439-440Contributions to Journals: Reviews of Books, Films and Articles
The Bayeux Tapestry, Dendrochronology and Hadstock DoorThe Bayeux Tapestry. Lewis, M. J., Owen-Crocker, G. R., Terkla, D. (eds.). Oxbow Books, pp. 127-135, 9 pagesChapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters
Blacker, beasts and the bestiary: the inaugural Temenos Thetis Blacker memorial lectureVol. 34, Temenos Academy, London, United Kingdom. 40 pagesBooks and Reports: Books
The St Albans Psalter: Sex, Desire and the Middle-Aged WomanMiddle-Aged Women in the Middle Ages. Niebrzydowski, S. (ed.). Boydell & Brewer, pp. 69-82, 14 pagesChapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters
Pictish Progress: New Studies on Northern Britain in the Early Middle AgesBrill Academic Publishers, Leiden, Netherlands. 384 pagesBooks and Reports: Books
The Problems of Pictish Art, 1955-2009Pictish Progress. Geddes, J., Driscoll, S. T., Hall, M. A. (eds.). Brill Academic Publishers, pp. 121-134, 14 pagesChapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters
Medieval decorative ironwork in St George's ChapelSt George's Chapel Windsor. Saul, N., Tatton-Brown, T. (eds.). The Dovecote Press, pp. 63-68, 7 pagesChapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters
Ideas and Images of BritainThe History of British Art. Ayres, T. (ed.). Tate Pub. (London, England), pp. 19-43Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters
Heaven's Gates: Medieval Decorative Ironwork and its meaningCornerstone Magazine, vol. 29, no. 2, pp. 42-48Contributions to Journals: Articles
The St Albans Psalter: Facsimile and CommentaryVerlag Muller and Schindler, Simbach am Inn. 240 pagesBooks and Reports: Books
Cornelyus Symondson and the tomb railings of Lady Margaret BeaufortLate Gothic England. Marks, R. (ed.). Shaun TyasChapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters
Bishop Gundulf's door at Rochester CathedralContributions to Conferences: Other Contributions
The Organ, the Ambo and the PulpitumEcclesiology Today, Journal of the Ecclesiological Society, vol. 34, no. Jan 2005, pp. 16-47Contributions to Journals: Articles
Der Albani-Psalter: eine englische Prachthandschrift des 12.Jahrhunderts fur Christina von MarkyateUnknown Publisher, Schnell und Steiner. 136 pagesBooks and Reports: Books
The St Albans Psalter: a book for Christina of MarkyateUnknown Publisher, British Library. 136 pagesBooks and Reports: Books