The History of Art Department of York has a large number of staff and students who work on modern and contemporary art, artistic practices and theories. We have particularly close links with colleagues in other departments at York through the Centre for Modern Studies. Staff also work closely with museums, galleries and institutions around the world.
We have research expertise in the following areas:
Contemporary art; art and the Internet; digital media; histories of art and technology; live art and performance from the 1960s to today
Courses run by staff associated with the Modern and Contemporary Cluster include:
20 July to 16 September 2018
Refuse/Refuge exhibition at York Art Gallery. Curated by PhD students Kyveli Lignou-Tsamantani and Martha Cattell.