Karen Watts is Senior Curator of Art and Armour at the Royal Armouries Museum based in Leeds.
General areas of interest:
- Medieval and Renaissance armour
- Medieval dress and textiles
- Medieval to modern fine art
- Medieval to modern French military history
Current areas of interest:
- Tournaments and chivalry
- The Bayeux Tapestry
- Arms and armour in/as art
- Mannerist armour
- The Knights of the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St John of Jerusalem, Malta.