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SPECIAL OFFER | STUDENT MEMBERSHIP

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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Winner of Undergraduate Dissertation Prize 2018

We are delighted to announce that Chloe Phillips (University of Edinburgh) is the winner of the Association for Art History’s 2018 undergraduate Dissertation Prize for her essay, ‘Malaysia’s Phantoms: Comparing Artistic Representations of National Identity, from the Merdeka Period to Present Day.‘ The prize will be awarded to Chloe at the Association’s 2019 Annual Conference in Brighton. You […]

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Association for Art History | Dissertation Prize 2018

Our prize for undergraduate and postgraduate dissertations.

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Call for Papers | Visuality and the Theatre in the Long 19th Century

Call for Papers University of Warwick Conference 27 – 29 June 2019 Nineteenth-Century theatre is known for the visual emphasis of its staging practices. Responding to audience demand, theatres used sophisticated, innovative technologies to create a range of spectacular effects, from convincing evocations of real places to visions of the fantastical and the supernatural. Theatre […]

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Burlington Contemporary

Burlington Contemporary is a new online platform dedicated to fresh research and informed opinion on recent art. Reviews of exhibitions and books will be published weekly. These will be international in scope, and the emphasis will be on clear, accessible writing and expert, informed and diverse opinion. In addition, a free access, peer-reviewed academic journal […]

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Response to CCEA History of Art A Level Announcement

The recent announcement from the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) regarding their decision to withdraw the GCE AS and A2 in History of Art from Summer 2021 is of significant concern, particularly given the efforts of many within and beyond our sector over the last year to ensure the long term future of art history education across the UK.

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Response to UCU Industrial Action

Association for Art History statement of support for those effected by proposed changes to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).

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Response to Creative Industries Sector Deal

As an organisation we remain committed to the principles of inspiring new thinking and advancing research; we see the ideas that develop through a rounded and challenging arts and humanities education as key drivers for the innovation and growth of the creative and cultural industries in this country.

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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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Summer Symposium Highlights

Two days of sunshine and sculpture greeted...