The Association for Art History leads the collective effort in the UK to advance the study and practice of art history. We serve over 1,000 members from within and outside of the UK and represent the interests of art historians, members and non-members alike. We publish the highly respected journal, Art History, a leading international publication in this field.


Plan S Consultation

Plan S is an initiative for Open Access publishing launched in September 2018. Plan S requires that, from 2020, scientific publications that result from research funded by public grants must be published in compliant Open Access journals or platforms.

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Art history for all

In our responses to recent policy consultations on education and funding, we have highlighted our concerns with respect to meaningful and equitable access to education, regardless of location, class, income, gender or race.

Read the overview of our approaching to educational access

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