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Join our DECR Committee

Want to join our brilliant Doctoral and Early Career Research Committee? We are currently looking for new members to join this board.

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Association for Art History Fellows

We have launched a new programme to recognise significant achievement in art history. We invite your help in nominating people whose work deserves to be honoured as a Fellow of the Association for Art History. Please submit nominations by 22 November 2019.

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New Research Assistant

We are delighted to welcome Edwin Coomasaru as the freelance Research Assistant for the Association for Art History's new online resource portal for anti-racist and de-colonial approaches to (and for) art history.

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Association for Art History | Dissertation Prize 2020

This prize is for undergraduate and postgraduate dissertations in art history or visual culture. We support a broad an inclusive art history, and therefore welcome submissions from Fine Art and Design students, as well as students undertaking degrees in Museums and Gallery Studies or Curating.

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We are pleased to announce the latest recipients of our grants for art history which we award to support scholarly research, to develop professional practice and to further the teaching and learning of art history at all education levels.

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First Art History Resident

We are delighted to announce that Rebecca Gill has been awarded the first art history residency from the Association and The Ampersand Foundation. The residency will run from October 2021 to January 2022 and offers a researcher the opportunity for concentrated time to further their work.

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How to Write About Art 2020

Want to know how to write about art? This year we launched a series of short online talks about writing about art. You can now watch these talks on YouTube.

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Our History

Since 1974 the Association for Art History has championed art history, visual culture and all those...

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Insight articles

2020 Art History Insights

Each month we publish ART HISTORY INSIGHTS,...

whose art history?

Back in 2018 we were fortunate to...

Hello from our new DECR Committee Chair

Introducing Gursimran Oberoi, new Chair of the...


Each month we produce a free INSIGHT...