News in 2016

Postdoctoral writing competition: deadline approaching!

Posted on Friday 10 February 2017

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is Monday 20 Feb 2017.


Antiques Roadshow Christmas Special to feature Liz Prettejohn

Posted on Tuesday 20 December 2016

Professor Liz Prettejohn is to appear in the Antiques Roadshow Christmas Special- a review of the most exciting finds of the series.


Cadence Kinsey on BBC4

Posted on Tuesday 6 December 2016

Cadence Kinsey discusses the Turner prize nominees with Morgan Quaintance.


History of Art A Level

Posted on Thursday 1 December 2016

The Department is delighted by the news that Pearson Edexcel will offer History of Art at A Level from September 2017.


ACT UP: Thirty Years Fighting AIDS

Posted on Tuesday 22 November 2016

The ACT up conference takes place 1-2 June 2017


York Art History Collaborations

Posted on Tuesday 15 November 2016

The Department is delighted to announce the launch of the York Art History Collaborations (YAHCs) website.


History of Art @ York - Celebration and Information Event

Posted on Tuesday 15 November 2016

Join us as we celebrate a wonderfully successful year, and learn more about our degree programmes!


New publication by Helen Hills

Posted on Friday 4 November 2016

New publication by Helen Hills


Liz Prettejohn's latest exhibition opens this week!

Posted on Wednesday 2 November 2016

'Flaming June: The Making of an Icon' co-curated by Liz Prettejohn opens at Leighton House Museum on Friday


Department alumna Miranda Larbi's wonderful defence of Art History

Posted on Friday 14 October 2016

Metro article by Miranda Larbi


Alma-Tadema exhibition at the Fries Museum

Posted on Friday 7 October 2016

Professor Liz Prettejohn has co-curated an exhibition at the Fries Museum in Leeuwarden on the work of Alma-Tadema.


Call for papers: 'At Close Quarters: Experiencing the Domestic c. 1400-1600'

Posted on Tuesday 4 October 2016

Call for papers


Jo Applin co-curates new exhibition at York Art Gallery.

Posted on Friday 16 September 2016

Flesh: 23rd Sept 2016-19 March 2017.


HRC fellowships for two Art Historians

Posted on Friday 22 July 2016

Congratulations to Bogdan Cornea and Liz Alexander, both of whom have been awarded HRC fellowships!


Helen Hills on Radio Adelaide

Posted on Friday 22 July 2016

A lecture by Helen Hills is the featured podcast at the ARC Centre of Excellence for History of Emotions.


Corpus Vitrearum Colloquium

Posted on Friday 15 July 2016

28th Colloquium of the International Corpus Vitrearum


Congratulations Professors Hawkes and Lillie!

Posted on Friday 8 July 2016

Jane Hawkes and Amanda Lillie promoted to Professor


Successful Heritage Lottery Funding Bid for Carolyn Conroy

Posted on Friday 8 July 2016

African Stories in Yorkshire Project


Update! Centre for Modern Studies Small Project Grants

Posted on Monday 20 June 2016

Congratulations!


Dr Emanuela Vai writes article for Chelsea Flower Show

Posted on Thursday 16 June 2016

Extreme gardening - 300 years before the Chelsea Flower Show​


James Boaden shortlisted for Most Inspiring Teacher

Posted on Thursday 16 June 2016

Many congratulations to James Boaden on being shortlisted for Most Inspiring Teacher of the year!


Prestigious invitation for Emanuele Lugli

Posted on Tuesday 7 June 2016

Emanuele Lugli at Scuola Grande di San Marco


New appointment: Karl Kinsella

Posted on Tuesday 7 June 2016

We are delighted to welcome Dr Karl Kinsella to the department!


York-Tate Collaborative Publication Now Out

Posted on Monday 23 May 2016

We are thrilled to announce the publication of 'Court, Country, City: British Art and Architecture 1660-1735'.


Call for Papers- Stained Glass Research School Symposium

Posted on Tuesday 26 April 2016

Thursday 26th-Friday 27th May 2016


New Appointment: Teresa Kittler

Posted on Friday 22 April 2016

We are delighted to be welcoming Teresa Kittler as a new staff member to the department!


New Staff Member Cadence Kinsey

Posted on Friday 1 April 2016

We are thrilled to announce that Dr Cadence Kinsey will be joining the History of Art Department in the autumn.


Research Grant Success for Michael White

Posted on Thursday 3 March 2016

Professor Michael White has been awarded a British Academy/Leverhulme Small Research Grant


Monograph by York Alumna to be Published

Posted on Thursday 3 March 2016

Congratulations to Dr Magdalena Skoblar, a Research Affiliate with the Department, whose first monograph is to be published by Routledge


Prestigious Fellowship for Emanuele Lugli

Posted on Tuesday 16 February 2016

We are delighted to announce that Dr Emanuele Lugli has been awarded an I Tatti Fellowship.


Call for Papers: The Medium and the Message

Posted on Monday 15 February 2016

Dr David Hemsoll (Birmingham) and Professor Anthony Geraghty (York) are convening this conference at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts in July.


Undergraduate Secures Internship at Guggenheim

Posted on Friday 12 February 2016

We are thrilled to announce that current student Ruxandra Blaga will be joining the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice this autumn as an intern.


Call for Papers: Anachronic

Posted on Thursday 11 February 2016

The Department of History of Art will be hosting a pair of sister events in November 2016.


Michael White on BBC Radio 3

Posted on Wednesday 10 February 2016

Michael White was a guest on BBC Radio 3's 'Free Thinking' this week.


Anthony Geraghty Awarded Grant for New Project

Posted on Friday 5 February 2016

We are delighted to announce that Professor Anthony Geraghty has been awarded a grant by the University's Research Priming Fund, to establish a new venture called York Art History Collaborations (YAHCs).


Jo Applin is Visiting Scholar at Cambridge

Posted on Thursday 4 February 2016

Jo Applin is the Visiting Scholar at the University of Cambridge Centre for Gender Studies for the Lent Term 2016, and Visiting Fellow at Corpus Christi College.


Recent Graduate Lands Internship at MoMA

Posted on Tuesday 12 January 2016

Congratulations to Maria McLintock who has been accepted on to the internship programme at MoMA.


New Honorary Visiting Professor Tim Barringer

Posted on Tuesday 12 January 2016

We are delighted to welcome Professor Tim Barringer to the department as Honorary Visiting Professor.


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