News in 2018

Success for Fabrizio Ballabio!

Posted on Friday 25 May 2018

Congratulations to Fabrizio!


Amanda Lillie to Chair British Academy Event at the National Gallery

Posted on Tuesday 22 May 2018

To mark the 200th anniversary of art historian Jacob Burckhardt’s birth, Professor Amanda Lillie (University of York) will chair a round table panel discussion ‘Interpreting the Renaissance in the 21st Century’ at the National Gallery, London, on Friday 25 May.


Congratulations Sarah Brown and the York Glaziers Trust!

Posted on Friday 18 May 2018

Great East Window restoration project complete.


New Book by York Alumna

Posted on Wednesday 16 May 2018

Former student in the department, Dr Jasmine Allen, has just published a new book on global stained glass studies


Vice-Chancellor's Teaching Award for Dr Hanna Vorholt

Posted on Friday 11 May 2018

Congratulations to Dr Hanna Vorholt, who has been awarded a Vice-Chancellor's Teaching Award.


4-volume 'Cambridge History of Ireland' launch

Posted on Friday 11 May 2018

Congratulations to Professor Jane Hawkes!


History of Art at York Festival of Ideas

Posted on Wednesday 9 May 2018

It's York Festival of Ideas time again, and in another exciting, packed and varied programme there are some History of Art gems!


'On Living Online' exhibition by Art History Undergraduate

Posted on Tuesday 1 May 2018

Our very own Silje Teigen will be exhibiting work at the Fossgate Social this month.


Honour for Sarah Brown

Posted on Monday 30 April 2018

Sarah Brown gave the inaugural lecture at the launch of the Centre for Stained Glass Studies in the History of Art department of the Jagiellonian University of Krakow last week.


Art History student success in HRC poster competition

Posted on Friday 20 April 2018

Congratulations to two of our PhD students, who have done very well in the HRC poster competition!


Funding Award Success

Posted on Thursday 12 April 2018

Huge congratulations to PhD student Madeline Boden who has won the Godfrey Goodwin Prize!


Call for Papers: Annual Stained Glass PhD Symposium

Posted on Tuesday 27 March 2018

We are pleased to announce that the 4th Annual PhD Symposium organised by the Stained Glass Research School will be held on 24th and 25th May 2018.


Postdoctoral Success for Former PhD Student

Posted on Friday 23 March 2018

Alumna Dr Charlotte Drew has secured a second Postdoctoral fellowship, this time at the Paul Mellon Centre.


PhD Student to Present Paper in Paris

Posted on Friday 23 March 2018

PhD Student Isabelle Gapp is to speak at the second edition of the Terra Foundation Research Workshops in Paris next month.


Liz Prettejohn at British Academy

Posted on Tuesday 27 February 2018

Liz Prettejohn will give the annual British School at Rome lecture on Tuesday 6 March.


Turner and the Whale now on the History of Art Portal

Posted on Wednesday 21 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 Wednesday 21 February 2018

Vote for Liz Prettejohn's exhibition before 28 January!


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


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.


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