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Department of History of Art, Birkbeck, University of London

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Department of History of Art


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Arts Week 2014: 19-23 May

Public lectures, workshops, film screenings, performances and panel discussions - all welcome!

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...

East London in Flux

East London in Flux is a free series of events exploring the changing landscape of East London.

Research student co-curates exhibition in Edinburgh

Tiffany Boyle, a second-year Art History PhD candidate, has collaboratively curated an exhibition - titled A Thousand of Him, Scattered: Relative Newcomers in Diaspora - at Stills Gallery, Edinburgh, as part of her curatorial project with Jessica Carden, Mother Tongue.

AAH STUDENTS: Call For Applications

We are currently seeking new applications to join the Association of Art Historians Student Members’ Committee.