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Response to CCEA History of Art A Level Announcement

The recent announcement from the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) regarding their decision to withdraw the GCE AS and A2 in History of Art from Summer 2021 is of significant concern, particularly given the efforts of many within and beyond our sector over the last year to ensure the long term future of art history education across the UK.

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Call for Papers | XXXV Congress of German Art Historians 2019: On Things!

Göttingen, Georg-August-Universität Deadline for Applications: 25 May 2018, 6.00 pm Conference Dates: 27 – 31 March 2019 The Association of German Art Historians teams up with Göttingen University’s Institute of Art History and the Arts Collection to host the XXXV Congress of German Art Historians: On Things! Applications for a total of 64 lectures can now […]

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Call for Papers | Daniel Spoerri Conference

Daniel Spoerri’s Topographies: Networks of Exchange Paris, Centre Allemand d’histoire de l’art Deadline for submissions: 1 June 2018 Conference Dates: 22-23 October 2018   Daniel Spoerri’s wide-ranging art is situated at the crossroads of numerous artistic tendencies. Although Spoerri is perhaps best known as a Nouveau Réaliste artist and creator of the “Trap Picture”, this […]

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Rooted in the Landscape: Call for Papers

Deadline for submissions: Wednesday 02 May 2018 Symposium: Wednesday 06 June 2018 The pictorial representation of the landscape has long played a significant role in the history of art. Its positive impact on wellbeing is presumed as many art collections in hospitals hold large numbers of artworks that represent the landscape. Indeed, much of the […]

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Call for members | Institute in Ancient Itineraries: The Digital Lives of Art History

This 18-month Institute in Digital Art History is led by King’s College London’s Department of Digital Humanities (DDH) and Department of Classics, in collaboration with HumLab at the University of Umeå, with grant support provided by the Getty Foundation as part of its Digital Art History initiative. It will convene two international two-week meetings, the […]

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Response to UCU Industrial Action

Association for Art History statement of support for those effected by proposed changes to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).

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Response to Creative Industries Sector Deal

As an organisation we remain committed to the principles of inspiring new thinking and advancing research; we see the ideas that develop through a rounded and challenging arts and humanities education as key drivers for the innovation and growth of the creative and cultural industries in this country.

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IV International Congress: Picasso and History | Call for papers

The Museo Picasso Málaga will host the Fourth International Congress on Pablo Picasso on the ninth, tenth and eleventh of October 2018, in the city of Málaga. Thanks to the initiative of the Musée national Picasso-Paris, since 2015 the congress has offered an annual forum where recent academic studies on Picasso’s work, stature and sociocultural […]

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