History and Philosophy of Art

 

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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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  • Hans Maes
    Dr Hans Maes
    Senior Lecturer
    Hans Maes specialises in the philosophy of art and aesthetics including...
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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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  • Christina Lodder
    Professor Christina Lodder
    Lecturer
    Christina Lodder is an internationally-renowned specialist in Russian m...
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  • Martin Hammer
    Professor Martin Hammer
    Lecturer
    Martin Hammer is a specialist in modern art, with a particular interest...
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  • Michael Newall
    Dr Michael Newall
    Senior Lecturer
    Michael Newall’s expertise spans art history, theory and philosophy i...
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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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  • Grant Pooke
    Dr Grant Pooke
    Senior Lecturer
    Grant Pooke has interests across contemporary art and visual arts relat...
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  • Maarten Steenhagen
      Maarten Steenhagen
    Associate Lecturer
     
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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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Folkestone Triennial Art History Tours

As part of the Folkestone Triennial, the organisers, including members of our own postgraduate community, have helped to schedule an exciting educational programme including a number of Art History tours, which will be of direct relevance to all History and Philosophy of Art and School of Arts students more broadly. Details can be accessed through the links below:   Schools workshops: http://www.folkestonetriennial.org.uk/learning/schools/ Family ...

16th April 2014

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Paris Summer School Scholarship Winners

We are delighted to announce the winners of the Paris Summer School Scholarships. The successful students from the School of Arts who won scholarships for Paris were: Nigel Ip (History & Philosophy of Art), Mira Kuure (History & Philosophy of Art), Francesco Morino (Film) and Benjamin Ridge (Drama & Theatre). The scholarships were open to second- and final-year undergraduate students across all subject areas to spend the first two ...

8th April 2014

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UNDEREXPOSED: Female artists and the medium of print

Underexposed will survey the ways in which prominent female artists have used the medium of print over the last two centuries (and beyond). It will feature painters and sculptors, and highlight how print relates to their primary focus. It will also look at those who are or have been printmakers first and foremost, and why they have chosen to work in that particular artistic medium. At the same time, the exhibition will examine the different types of prints, ...

4th April 2014

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Professor Christina Lodder on Kazimir Malevich: from Suprematist painting to Utopian architecture, Friday 14th March, 4pm in KLT2

This event is organised by the Art History and Visual Cultures Research Centre Professor Christina Lodder Kazimir Malevich: from Suprematist painting to Utopian architecture Friday 14th March, at 4pm, in KLT2 The talk will consider Malevich's experiments in applying the language of abstract painting to the articulation of architectural models and d...

5th March 2014

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Professor Martin Hammer’s Inaugural Lecture: Friday 28th March at 6pm

Professor Martin Hammer invites you to his inaugural lecture on Friday 28th March at 6pm in Grimond Lecture Theatre 1, University of Kent, followed by a drinks reception.   'Stepping Westward: David Hockney in Colorado in 1965' Abstract: I intend to focus on a specific work, painted by Hockney in America in 1965. Rocky Mountains and Tired Indians (like Hockney's early art in general) is typically discus...

5th March 2014

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