Carpreau, Peter

Peter Carpreau is the curator in charge of the Old Masters and collection department of the M-Museum, Leuven. At M, he was also responsible for the reinstallation of the collection presentation in 2017. Carpreau studied art history at the KULeuven and the Sorbonne, Paris IV. His research focuses on perception, visual literacy, and the value of art. Recent exhibitions include ‘Power and Beauty, the Arenbergs’ (2018), ‘Crossing Borders: Medieval Sculpture from the Low Countries’ (2017), ‘Edgard Tytgat, Memory of a much-loved window’ (2017) and ‘Michiel Coxcie, The Flemish Rafael’ (2013).

Guiding the Eye


Guiding the Eye

Visual Literacy in Art Museums

2019,  178  Seiten,  paperback,  29,90 €,  ISBN 978-3-8309-4112-5