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AAH Dissertation Prize Success for Two MA Students

Posted on Monday 19 July 2021

We are very proud of MA students Gerry Fässler and Ariana Torres, who are both shortlisted runners up for the Association for Art History 2020 Postgraduate Dissertation Prize!

Nicola Sinclair receives Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Award 2021

Posted on Friday 18 June 2021

Congratulations to Dr Nicola Sinclair!

Professor Amanda Lillie

Posted on Wednesday 19 May 2021

Congratulations to our new Emeritus Professor.

Research success

Posted on Friday 19 March 2021

Congratulations to Professor Tim Ayers on his BA/Leverhulme research grants application

Scholarship Success

Posted on Thursday 11 March 2021

Well done to PhD student Midori Kono!

Patrick Nuttgens Award 2021

Posted on Thursday 11 March 2021

Congratulations to Gemma Shearwood on her success in this year's Nuttgen's Award!

PhD Thesis Published as New Online Resource

Posted on Wednesday 17 February 2021

PhD Graduate Dr Julie Ann Whyman is publishing her thesis as a new, open-to-all website!

Student Publication News

Posted on Wednesday 17 February 2021

Recent PhD Graduate Adam Sammut has just published an article, available for download, based on the research for his thesis.

Dissertation Prize Success

Posted on Monday 8 February 2021

We are delighted to announce that Sophie Newton, graduate of the History of Art MA (Medieval Art and Medievalisms) has been awarded the Richard III Society Dissertation Prize!

York student wins international Eleanor Worthington Prize

Posted on Monday 11 January 2021

Isabelle Davies, a student on the MA in Stained Glass Conservation and Heritage Management, has been awarded the 2020 Eleanor Worthington Prize.

Guardian University Guide 2021

Posted on Monday 7 September 2020

Department of History of Art is in the UK top 10.

New publication from Richard McClary

Posted on Friday 28 August 2020

Richard McClary's co-edited volume 'Turkish History and Culture in India: Identity, Art and Transregional Connections' has now been published.

Extra Support for Stained Glass Conservation Students affected by Covid-19

Posted on Friday 17 July 2020

Thanks to the generosity of the Headley Trust and the York Glaziers Trust, additional financial help will be available in the academic year 2020-21 to combat the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

New Publication by Richard McClary

Posted on Thursday 25 June 2020

Congratulations to Richard McClary, whose new book 'Medieval Monuments of Central Asia' has just been published!

Research Student News

Posted on Tuesday 23 June 2020

We are delighted to report on some recent success in our research student community!

Events

Mon
26
Jul

The Matter of Silver: Substance, Surface, Shimmer, Trauma

How and why did silver, more widespread than gold, extracted by force from the Andes, marked by trauma, become par excellence marker of and substance of social, political and spiritual refinement in Europe?

Tue
27
Jul

Valuing Sculpture: Contemporary Perspectives on Art, Craft and Industry, 1660-1860

Two-day conference with keynote speakers Dr Greg Sullivan and Dr Rebecca Wade. Part of the Henry Moore Institute Fabrication Research Season.

Fri
10
Sep

Ecological Perception and Decentralised Human Body

The first webinar in the 'Earthlings- Anthropocene Art Talks 2021' series.

Wed
15
Sep

More Than Human: Exhibiting Water

The second webinar in the 'Earthlings- Anthropocene Art Talks 2021' series.

Fri
24
Sep

Humanities within Natural History

The third webinar in the 'Earthlings- Anthropocene Art Talks 2021' series.