About Us

Established in 2008, the Institute for Modern and Contemporary Culture (IMCC) is designed to act as a focal point for collaboration both between colleagues across the University and with outside cultural institutions to facilitate cross-disciplinary projects. The IMCC has its own blog and website and regularly hosts important international speakers at Westminster.


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Have a look at our diverse research areas at the Institute for Modern and Contemporary Culture on our projects page.

Research study

We have many PhD students working across the arts, humanities, and cultural institutions. As a PhD student, you will find yourself in an ambitious and supportive research environment, with a tailor-made supervisory team, that provides you with the intellectual and professional skills to realize your research goals.

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News and Events

Find out more about our latest news and events on the Institute for Modern and Contemporary Culture website

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Our Location

Institute for Modern and Contemporary Culture, 309 Regent Street London W1B 2HW

 Accessibility: Together with AccessAble, we have created online Disabled Access Guides for our buildings.

Contact us

John Beck

T: +44 (20) 3506 8944 
E: [email protected]

David Cunningham

T: +44 (20) 7911 5000 ext 68495 
E: [email protected]