History of Art news and events

News

Art History student success in HRC poster competition

Posted on Friday 20 April 2018

Congratulations to two of our PhD students, who have done very well in the HRC poster competition!


Funding Award Success

Posted on Thursday 12 April 2018

Huge congratulations to PhD student Madeline Boden who has won the Godfrey Goodwin Prize!


Call for Papers: Annual Stained Glass PhD Symposium

Posted on Tuesday 27 March 2018

We are pleased to announce that the 4th Annual PhD Symposium organised by the Stained Glass Research School will be held on 24th and 25th May 2018.


Postdoctoral Success for Former PhD Student

Posted on Friday 23 March 2018

Alumna Dr Charlotte Drew has secured a second Postdoctoral fellowship, this time at the Paul Mellon Centre.


PhD Student to Present Paper in Paris

Posted on Friday 23 March 2018

PhD Student Isabelle Gapp is to speak at the second edition of the Terra Foundation Research Workshops in Paris next month.


Liz Prettejohn at British Academy

Posted on Tuesday 27 February 2018

Liz Prettejohn will give the annual British School at Rome lecture on Tuesday 6 March.


Turner and the Whale now on the History of Art Portal

Posted on Wednesday 21 February 2018

Explore the 'Turner and the Whale' exhibition that recently closed at Hull Maritime Museum!


Alma-Tadema Exhibition - Global Fine Art Award Finalist

Posted on Wednesday 21 February 2018

Vote for Liz Prettejohn's exhibition before 28 January!


Essay Prize for Two PhD Students

Posted on Friday 16 February 2018

The 2017 John Pickard Essay Prize has been awarded to two York History of Art PhD students!


New exhibition by York alumna Katie Tyreman Herrington

Posted on Tuesday 13 February 2018

Annie Swynnerton: Painting Light and Hope at Manchester Art Gallery


New 3-Part Radio 4 Series presented by Cadence Kinsey

Posted on Tuesday 6 February 2018

Cadence Kinsey is to present a new three-part series on Street Art on BBC Radio 4


York Summer Theory Institute 21-25 May 2018

Posted on Tuesday 9 January 2018

We are pleased to announce that applications to the YSTI summer school are now open.


Grant Success

Posted on Friday 15 December 2017

Congratulations to Dr Richard Johns


Shaping Knowledge: The Transmission of the 'Liber Floridus'

Posted on Tuesday 12 December 2017

Hanna Vorholt's new book now available.


New Book by Former PhD Student

Posted on Monday 11 December 2017

We are delighted to announce a new publication by alumnus Matthew Walker


Events

Wed
25
Apr

In Camera: Imaging and Imagining Outside the Forcible Frame

We are delighted to welcome artist David Birkin, who is on the shortlist for this year's Aesthetica Art Prize, for this talk.

Tue
1
May

Celebrating Women in Print

Event hosted by Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies

Mon
21
May

Fourth York Summer Theory Institute in History of Art

A postgraduate summer school with Whitney Davis

Tue
22
May

Sexual Selection and Queer Beauty

Public lecture as part of the York Summer Theory Institute in Art History

Thu
24
May

Cartoons, Sources, and Models: Stained Glass Design Past and Present

We are pleased to announce that the fourth annual PhD Symposium organised by the Stained Glass Research School at the University of York will be held on 24 & 25 May 2018. The theme of the conference this year will be “Cartoons, Sources, and Models: Stained Glass Design Past and Present.” All post-graduate students and early-career professionals are welcome to apply to present.

Thu
24
May

Sculpture after Darwin

This lecture forms part of the York Theory Institute in Art History