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2022 seminars and events

Mon
30
May

York Summer Theory Institute: Psychoanalysis and Art History: POSTPONED

2022 York Summer Theory Institute in Art History

Sat
18
Jun

Handling History: Exploring dress accessories

Dress accessories - those small items that people carried, wore and handled - have big stories to tell.

Tue
28
Jun

The Worlds of British Sculpture: Sculpture and Empire at St Paul’s Cathedral, c.1796-1916

The Pantheons project's final conference, concerned with the intersections of sculpture and world religions at the cathedral c. 1796 - 1916

Fri
8
Jul

Dwelling on the everyday: architecture, ghosts, ellipses

Two workshops staged via Zoom over two afternoons -- Friday 8 July and Friday 29 July -- bring together artists, writers and scholars from across the humanities and social sciences to examine relationships between everyday architecture where people lived and what is left behind, salvaged, celebrated, or overlooked, but may sometimes be reactivated in powerful and unpredictable ways by those who come later.

Fri
29
Jul

Dwelling on the Everyday: architecture, ghosts, ellipses Part II

The second of two workshops staged via Zoom over two afternoons bringing together artists, writers and scholars from across the humanities and social sciences to examine relationships between everyday architecture where people lived and what is left behind, salvaged, celebrated, or overlooked, but may sometimes be reactivated in powerful and unpredictable ways by those who come later.

Previous events

Meet the Editors of Art History

Friday 13 May 2022

Art History is an international, refereed journal that promotes world-class art-historical scholarship from across the globe.

In and Out of Time in the Medieval Parish Church

Wednesday 11 May 2022

Part of the History of Art research seminar series

Collage before Modernism? Composite Cultural Production 1680-1912

Wednesday 27 April 2022

Part of the History of Art research seminar series

Under Your Nose: The Story of the Black Lesbian and Gay Centre

Tuesday 26 April 2022

The Architectural History and Theory Research Cluster of the Department of History of Art presents a screening of: Under Your Nose (2014), a documentary film by Veronica McKenzie, chronicling the extraordinary story of the Black Lesbian and Gay Centre in London (1981-1999).

Annual PGR Conference 2022

Friday 18 March 2022

The Annual PGR Conference for History of Art research students.

Imagining Microplaces: From Medieval into the Present

Wednesday 16 March 2022

Spring Term York Medieval Lecture

*POSTPONED* Collage before Modernism? Composite Cultural Production 1680-1912

Thursday 3 March 2022

Part of the History of Art research seminar series

'The Whistler of Cubism'? Reviewing Duchamp from the perspective of law

Wednesday 23 February 2022

Part of the History of Art research seminar series

From Here to Modernity: in conversation with 'the modernist' magazine

Tuesday 15 February 2022

Jack Hale and Eddy Rhead, editors, are coming to talk to the Department about 'the modernist' magazine.

"Purple Sea": Live, online Q&A and panel discussion

Wednesday 2 February 2022

Live, online Q&A and panel discussion with the filmmaker Amel Alzakout.

The Brutish Museums

Wednesday 2 February 2022

Part of the History of Art research seminar series

Boundaries Revisited: High Crosses as Liminal Markers and Protective Monuments in Early Medieval Ireland

Wednesday 19 January 2022

Part of the History of Art research seminar series