Loyd Daniel Gilman GROSSMAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1950-09-16
Education Boston Univ (BA), LSE (MSc), Magdalene Coll Cambridge (MPhil)
Publications N/A
Recreations fishing, scuba diving (PADI Divemaster), looking at buildings, tennis, chess, the Boston Red Sox, playing Gibson guitars
Clubs Brooks's, Flyfishers', Hurlingham, Chelsea Arts, Oxford & Cambridge, Pilgrims
Style Loyd Grossman, Esq, OBE, FSA
Career Harpers & Queen: design ed 1981-84, restaurant critic 1981-89 and 1991-93; contrib ed Sunday Times 1984-86; deviser/writer/presenter: Through the Keyhole (formerly ITV, now BBC) 1983-2003, Behind the Headlines (BBC) 1989-92, Master Chef (BBC) 1990-2000, The Dog's Tale (BBC) 1993, Junior Masterchef (BBC) 1994-99, Off Your Trolley (BBC) 1995, Conspicuous Consumption 1996, The World on a Plate (BBC) 1997, Loyd on Location 1999-2001, History of British Sculpture (five) 2003; memb: Bd mda (formerly Museum Document Assoc) 1998-2001, MLA (formerly Museums, Libraries and Archives Cncl then Resource: Cncl for Museums, Archives and Libraries) 1999-2007 (chm Designation Challenge Fund 2001-03), Bd Culture Northwest: Cultural Consortium for NW England 2002-09 (chm 2004-09), Bd Assoc of Leading Visitor Attractions 2013-; cmmr: Museums and Galleries Cmmn 1996-2000, Royal Cmmn on Historical Monuments of England 1999-2003; English Heritage: chm Museums and Collections Advsy Ctee 1997-2001, cmmr 1997-2003, memb Museum and Archives Panel 2001-03, chm Nat Blue Plaques Panel 2003-06; chm: Campaign for Museums 1995-2009, Museums and Galleries Month 2000 (co-chm 2001-08), The 24 Hour Museum 2000-05, Public Monuments and Sculpture Assoc 2001-07, Churches Conservation Tst 2007-, Nat Museums Liverpool 2005-08, Heritage Alliance 2009-; dep chair Liverpool Culture Co 2005-07, vice-chm NW Regnl Cultural Consortium 2002-03; pres British Assoc of Friends of Museums 2005-, vice-pres Merseyside Civic Soc 2007-08; tstee: Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester 1999-2002, St Deiniol's Library 2003-08 (fell 2008); chm: Conservation Awards 1998-2003, Univ for the Creative Arts 2008-12; memb Cncl Br Sch at Rome 2013-; chm of judges Gulbenkian Prize for Museums 2004; patron: Assoc for Heritage Interpretation, Shark Tst; vice-pres Sick Children's Tst, chm Better Hosp Food Panel NHS 2001-06, hon life memb The Dog's Tst; emeritus govr LSE 2009- (memb Ct of Govrs 1996-2009, memb Cncl 2003-08); memb Ct of Assts Co of Art Scholars, Dealers and Collectors 2010-, Hon Liveryman Worshipful Co of Glaziers 2011-, Freeman City of London 2011, Liveryman Worshipful Co of Carpenters 2012-; Hon DLitt Univ of Chester 2007, Hon DArts Univ of Lincoln 2011; FRSA, FSA, FSA Scot, FRSM
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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