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2019 AAMC Conference | Call for Sessions

The Association of Art Museum Curators (AAMC) is seeking session proposals focusing on internal and external engagement within art organisations for its 2019 Annual Conference, slated for May 4-7, 2019 in New York City.   The AAMC is seeking session proposals focusing on internal and external engagement within art organisations for its 2019 Conference, slated for May […]

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Studies in Book Art | Call for Papers

Call for Papers | 2018 issue of Openings: Studies in Book Art Summary of event/opportunity/news: Openings seeks submissions for its 2018 issue. We welcome articles on the book as medium, construct, work of art, and, more generally, the arts of the book. Details:Openings: Studies in Book Art is an open-access, online journal published annually by the […]

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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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Call for Papers: Eschatology and Art 1850-2000

Waiting for the End of the World: Eschatology and Art 1850-2000 New York University Monday, February 11 and Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Co-sponsored by the Association of Scholars of Christianity in the History of Art (ASCHA) and the Department of Art History, College of Arts & Sciences, New York University. Our keynote speaker will be […]

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Postgraduate Dissertation Prize Winner

Winner of the Association for Art History’s Dissertation Prize 2017 We are delighted to announce that Katrina Harple (University College London) is the winner of the 2017 postgraduate Dissertation Prize for her essay, ‘What do I get out of it?’ Reprographic Resistance and Consumer Critique in David Salle’s Early Paintings (1980-90)‘. The prize will be […]

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Call for Papers | Journal of Icon Studies 2 (2018)

The Journal of Icon Studies is now accepting submissions for its second issue. We welcome contributions from scholars working across a wide disciplinary range, including art history.

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

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Teaching art history in schools today

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Call For Papers: Making the New Man

Conference “Making the New Man” St Petersburg...

Summer Symposium Highlights

Two days of sunshine and sculpture greeted...

Art History for All? | Advocacy for educational opportunities

As champions and ambassadors for art history...