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Department of History of Art, Birkbeck, University of London

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Exhibition: Family Ties: Reframing Memory

Free exhibition in the Peltz Gallery looking at the representation of family memory through the photographic, video and sound works of six artists.

Arts Week 2014

It's all over but we've captured what we could through blogs and podcasts...

Our research centres

Find out more about our research centres and networks, focusing on photography, architecture, Eighteenth-Century Studies, digital technologies and more...

Historic building with 21st Century facilities

We have a state-of-the art cinema and exhibition spaces all housed in a historic building - former home to key members of the Bloomsbury Group.

Evening study

We offer evening courses in literature, art history, creative writing, media studies, journalism, European cultures and languages, Latin American studies and much more...

Royal Female School of Art Foundation Bursaries

We have grant aid from the Royal Female School of Art Foundation to support students on the Certificate HE and BA History of Art programmes.

BA dissertation prize winners announced

Congratulations to this year's winners of our two annual BA dissertation prizes!

International conference and exhibition explore cultural memories of the Ottoman Empire

An exploration of the empire's history of cultural exchange