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This page includes Association for Art History events, as well as other events taking place across the UK and internationally.  Association for Art History events are open to all, including members and non-members, art historians and non art historians.

 

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Art and Visual Culture Summer Programme 19 July – 1 August 2020

19 July - 1 August 2020

University of Cambridge Art and Visual Culture Summer Programme 19 July – 1 August 2020 Academic programme Plenary lecture series: Narratives Two seminars, one per week Gallery and museum visits within Cambridge Evening talks Programme description The open-access Summer Programmes attract adults from all ages and from all over the globe. The Art and Visual […]

Museum Networks and Museum History

16 - 17 July 2020

Museum Networks and Museum History Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 16—17 July 2020 Networks have become an increasingly important part of the analytical toolkit used by historians of museums and collections. As scholars have moved away from narrative institutional histories, they have embraced the study of social and material networks as approaches which expand understandings of […]

Call for Participation | Let’s talk: round-table on art museums and contemporary collecting practices

27 May 2020

Call for Round-table Participation Let’s talk: round-table on art museums and contemporary collecting practices 27 May 2020 School of Museum Studies University of Leicester #collectingnow Deadline: Friday 20 March 2020 https://contemporarycollecting.art.blog/ This round-table event aims to contribute to the discussion around contemporary collecting practices in public art museums. We hope to shed light on this […]

CFP | The Intermedial Eighteenth Century: Textual and Visual Arts, 1660-1832

CFP deadline 30 April 2020

CALL FOR PAPERS 16 – 17th September 2020, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Keynote lecture: Prof. Malcolm Baker (University of California Riverside), ‘The Agency and Role of Author Portraits within Changing Notions of Authorship in Eighteenth-Century Britain’ In conversation: Dr. Lucy Peltz (National Portrait Gallery) and Dr. David F. Taylor (University of Oxford), ‘Interdisciplinary Research across the Textual and […]

Art History in Climate Change

June 26-27, 2020

Historians of art and visual culture, artists, and activists are warmly invited to submit proposals for papers and presentations at this summer conference, which is generously supported by the Association for Art History. What are the stakes of art and art history in the climate crisis? In recent years, climate change has become a central […]