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  • Michael Newall
    Dr Michael Newall
    Senior Lecturer
    Michael Newall?s expertise spans art history, theory and philosophy inc...
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  • Tom Henry
    Professor Tom Henry
    Professor of History of Art
    Tom Henry is a specialist in Italian renaissance art, with a particular...
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  • Christina Lodder
    Professor Christina Lodder
    Lecturer
    Christina Lodder is an internationally-renowned specialist in Russian m...
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  • Paloma Atencia-Linares
    Dr Paloma Atencia-Linares
    Lecturer
    Paloma Atencia-Linares specialises in aesthetics and the philosophy of ...
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  • Ben Thomas
    Dr Ben Thomas
    Lecturer
    Ben Thomas is an art historian who has developed approaches that put ac...
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  • Dr Junko Theresa Mikuriya
    Lecturer
    Theresa Mikuriya lectures in photography and worked for many years in f...
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  • Jon Kear
    Dr Jon Kear
    Lecturer
    Jon Kear’s research and teaching are interdisciplinary and involve...
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  • Jonathan Friday
    Dr Jonathan Friday
    Senior Lecturer
    Jonathan Friday specialises in the aesthetics of photography and the hi...
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  • Hans Maes
    Dr Hans Maes
    Senior Lecturer
    Hans Maes specialises in the philosophy of art and aesthetics including...
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  • Grant Pooke
    Dr Grant Pooke
    Senior Lecturer
    Grant Pooke has interests across contemporary art and visual arts relat...
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Rose Hilton: Giving Life to Painting

Q&A with the artist, Nov 26th, 19:00 PM, Studio 3 Gallery Studio 3 Gallery is delighted to announce a major exhibition of paintings by Rose Hilton this Autumn. Titled ‘Giving Life to Painting’ – a phrase taken from Post-Impressionist Pierre Bonnard’s notes – the exhibition features over twenty-five of Hilton’s lyrical, sensitive and joyful canvases including recent landscapes, stil...

9th October 2014

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Internships: One-Day Seminar in partnership with the Association of Art Historians

Internships undertaken in museums and galleries can be a great way for students or those entering the profession to gain career-enhancing experience, to network and make connections, and to develop their skills. On the other hand, they can also feel exploitative for those making unpaid, yet significant, contributions to the running of an organisation. Such desi...

9th October 2014

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Perugino Exhibition Co-curated by Professor Tom Henry

The 'Perugino, Master of Raphael' exhibtion, co-curated by Professor Tom Henry,  is now running in Paris between 12th September 2014 - 19th January 2015.   Considered by his contemporaries as one of the greatest painters in Italy, Perugino (1450-1523) pioneered a new style of painting during the last decades of the 15th century and the first two of 16th century, which profoundly influenced the period. His crystal-clear art, made of translucenc...

19th September 2014

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Call for papers – Politics and Humour: Theory and Practice

A two-day interdisciplinary conference at The University of Kent Friday 16th and Saturday 17th January 2015. The School of Arts, University of Kent, is circulating the following call for papers for a two-day comedy conference taking place on 16 and 17 January 2015. This event will stimulate the dialogue between the theory and practice of comedy, and hopes to bring together theorists and practitioners, academ...

4th September 2014

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Folkestone Triennial: 30th August – 2nd November

30th August - 2nd November The Folkestone Triennial is one of the most ambitious public art projects presented in the UK. Located in the seaside town of Folkestone on the south-east coast of England, artists are invited to use the town as their 'canvas', utilising public spaces to create striking new pieces that reflect issues affecting both the town and the wider world. Artists commissioned to take part in previous Triennials include Cornelia Park...

26th August 2014

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