History of Art seminars and events

Mon
18
Feb
Thu
21
Feb

Reassessing Burne-Jones

A two-day conference seeking to achieve a fresh reassessment of Edward Burne-Jones as an artist both progressive and resisted by ‘modernist’ art history

Mon
25
Feb

The Poetics of Style Empire Eclecticism: Piranesi, Rome, and Alexandria.

Part of the History of Art research seminar series

Wed
27
Feb

Curating Waterhouse and Alma-Tadema: Peter Trippi and Liz Prettejohn in conversation

This event will introduce our new Honorary Fellow in History of Art, Peter Trippi, and will take the form of an informal discussion between Peter and Liz Prettejohn which will reflect on the two exhibitions they curated together.

Mon
4
Mar

Who’s Afraid of the Big, Bad Wolf? And Why?

Part of the History of Art research seminar series

Fri
8
Mar

New Sculptors, Old Masters: The Victorian Renaissance of Italian Sculpture

This conference will highlight the productive sculptural response in the Victorian period to Italian Renaissance works in British collections.

Mon
11
Mar

Displaying the Bayeux Tapestry, now and then

Part of the History of Art research seminar series

Wed
22
May

Dialogues on 'A Dialogue on Love'

A one-day public event to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick's groundbreaking queer memoir A Dialogue on Love.

Sat
1
Jun

Angels in the Medieval World

Now in its 10th year, the Northern/Early Medieval Interdisciplinary Conference Series is delighted to present its 20th event!

Mon
3
Jun

York Summer Theory Institute: Art History and Phenomenology

2019 York Summer Theory Institute in Art History

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