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Postgraduate Dissertation Prize Winner

We are delighted to announce that Samantha Scott (University of York) is the winner of the Association for Art History’s 2018 postgraduate Dissertation Prize for her essay, ‘A Luminous Translation’: Lithophanes at Woburn Abbey, 1836 to 1838’.  The prize will be awarded to Samantha at the Association’s 2019 Annual Conference in Brighton. You can read an […]

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Call For Papers: Making the New Man

Conference “Making the New Man” St Petersburg University, May 16-18, 2019.  Abstract: The goal of the conference is to explore the fantastic visions of, and the actual experiments in, “making the new man” in one particular setting – the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union. The revolutionary transformations of 1917 boosted scientific fantasies of engineering […]

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY TAKE AWAYS

ASSOCIATION FOR ART HISTORY | PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY 7 March 2019, London downloadable pdf version This new one-day event took place on 7 March in London with the aim of offering professional advice, insights and career development opportunities, for those at a doctoral, post-doctoral and early career stage. This event was for people working within […]

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Call for Papers | Summer Symposium

The Association for Art History's Summer Symposium is a two-day annual conference that highlights current doctoral and early career research. This year the Summer Symposium celebrates its twentieth anniversary. The 2019 event will focus on research on photography and other forms of printed matter.

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Call for Papers | American Art in the 1940s: Global Currents, Local Tides

American Art in the 1940s: Global Currents, Local Tides A Study Day in Memory of Professor François Brunet 16 – 17 April 2019 Université Paris Diderot, Paris Professor of American art and literature at the Université Paris Diderot and member of the Institut Universitaire de France, François Brunet (1960–2018) was a specialist in the history […]

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Association for Art History | 2019 Programme

Take a look at the Association for Art History's 2019 Events Programme.

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Call for Papers | German Studies Association

German Studies Association Conference | Did 1919 mark the beginning of something new? Or was it the endpoint of something else? Call for Papers That is rebellion!   […] Love, sensual ecstasy shall defeat convention, rationality.’ Thus wrote the poet Theodor Däubler in 1919 of Gela Forster’s sculptures. It was a sentiment that animated many artists […]

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We are offering students the chance to get a student membership for their duration of their course for just £25, saving up to 75% on the equivalent annual membership. Essentially you pay to join for one year, but we can remain a member until you finish your course for no additional cost. This time-limited offer […]

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY TAKE AWAYS

ASSOCIATION FOR ART HISTORY | PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT...

CAREERS DAY TAKE AWAYS

ASSOCIATION FOR ART HISTORY CAREERS DAY FOR...

Teaching art history in schools today

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Summer Symposium Highlights

Two days of sunshine and sculpture greeted...