News from the Department of History of Art

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


Turner and the Whale now on the History of Art Portal

Posted on Friday 2 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 Friday 26 January 2018

Vote for Liz Prettejohn's exhibition before 28 January!


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


Arnolfini conference 12-13 January 2018

Posted on Tuesday 5 December 2017

Organised in conjunction with the National Gallery. Keynote speakers are Prof. Tim Barringer (Yale and Honorary Visiting Professor, University of York) and Prof. Cordula Grewe (Indiana University).


Publication success for PhD student

Posted on Thursday 30 November 2017

Second year PhD student Samantha Niederman has had an article accepted for publication this month.


Anthony Geraghty Awarded Visiting Fellowship

Posted on Monday 20 November 2017

Professor Anthony Geraghty has been awarded a Visiting Fellowship at All Souls College, Oxford.


Bathroom Songs: Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick as a Poet

Posted on Friday 17 November 2017

New publication edited by Jason Edwards


‘Lost chapel’ of Westminster Palace revealed

Posted on Wednesday 1 November 2017

AHRC-funded 3D visualisation developed by York academics


News from York Art Historians past and present

Posted on Tuesday 31 October 2017

It's always nice to hear what our current and former students are getting up to, and we're delighted to share news from some of our recent alumni.


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If you require more specific information about our news and events, please email history-of-art@york.ac.uk

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