Jane Withers is a design consultant, writer and curator based in London. Jane studied art history at the Courtauld Institute of Art and has an MA in design history from the Royal College of Art/Victoria & Albert Museum. As a design consultant, she works on strategy, design development and creative direction for international clients. As a curator, she advises on collecting modern and contemporary design. She writes widely on design and architecture for newspapers and magazines, and is currently completing 72% Man and Water (Phaidon), exploring the role design can play in shaping a new water consciousness for the twenty-first century.