James Van de Pette

James Van de Pette

James is a freelance arts writer and editor of the Economist’s podcast. He received an MA in History of Art from the Courtauld Institute with a specialism in Russian modern art following his MA in Social Anthropology at the University of St Andrews. James is especially interested in futurism, cosmism, the influence of folk arts and myth on the Avant-garde and the everyday objects designed by Vladimir Tatlin. Follow him on Twitter @jamesvandepette