History of Art

 

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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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  • Christina Lodder
    Professor Christina Lodder
    Honorary Professor
    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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  • Jonathan Friday
    Dr Jonathan Friday
    Senior Lecturer
    Jonathan Friday specialises in the aesthetics of photography and the hi...
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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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  • 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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  • Michael Newall
    Dr Michael Newall
    Senior Lecturer
    Michael Newall?s expertise spans art history, theory and philosophy inc...
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  • Junko Theresa Mikuriya
    Dr Junko Theresa Mikuriya
    Lecturer
    Theresa Mikuriya lectures in photography and worked for many years in f...
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  • Maarten Steenhagen
      Maarten Steenhagen
    Associate Lecturer
     
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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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School of Arts Admin Team Shortlisted for THE Leadership and Management Awards 2015

Congratulations to the administration team at the School of Arts who have been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2015 in the category ‘Outstanding Departmental Administration Team.’ The simple fact is that the School of Arts admin team is superb. The support I’ve been given by individuals and the group as a whole is exemplary. Academics and students are the benefic...

21st April 2015

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50th Anniversary Events at our centre in Rome

The 50th Anniversary events and Rome centre launch last Wednesday, including a spectacular party at the Borghese Gallery with HA students acting as expert guides, were all very successful. Deputy VC Keith Mander gave a speech to the assembled dignitaries in the Borghese about the University’s first 50 years, and there was a very optimistic feel about the continuing success of the University on the European stage and the great potential that Kent’...

21st April 2015

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ARTiculation Prize Finals

ARTiculation Prize Finals 7 March 2015 Clare College, University of Cambridge Dr Penelope Curtis, Director, Tate Britain, adjudicated the ARTiculation Finals in Cambridge. Ten Finalists presented on subjects ranging from Bernini’s Bust of Medusa (c. 1638-48) to Jeff Koons’ Celebration (1994) and we are delighted to announce that the First Prize was awarded to Eleanor Stephens from The Abbey School, Reading, for her presentation: Cindy Sherman, Untitled #153, 1985. To see the Final...

23rd March 2015

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'Showcasing Raphael' Conference at Rome Campus

The University of Kent in Rome will be holding a conference – Showcasing Raphael – in the Auriana auditorium of the American University of Rome, via Pietro Roselli, 16, Rome (Gianicolo) on the afternoon of 1 April 2015 (from 1400, free registration, all welcome). Confirmed speakers and titles as follow below SESSION I (TOM HENRY, SESSION CHAIR) 1400    TOM HENRY            &nbs...

18th March 2015

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History of Art MA Student Selected for Royal Society of Portrait Painters' Annual Exhibition

A portrait made by one of our MA History of Art students, Claire Anscomb, has been selected from over 1,000 entries to appear alongside paintings by some of Britain's leading portrait artists. Graced by portraits of royalty, celebrities, academics, mothers, daughters, fathers and sons, the exhibition is a feature of the social calendar. This year about half of the work will be by emin...

18th March 2015

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