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  • Jon Kear
    Dr Jon Kear
    Lecturer
    Jon Kear’s research and teaching are interdisciplinary and involve...
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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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  • 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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  • Junko Theresa Mikuriya
    Dr Junko Theresa Mikuriya
    Lecturer
    Theresa Mikuriya lectures in photography and worked for many years in f...
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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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  • Michael Newall
    Dr Michael Newall
    Senior Lecturer
    Michael Newall?s expertise spans art history, theory and philosophy inc...
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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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  • 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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  • Ben Thomas
    Dr Ben Thomas
    Lecturer
    Ben Thomas is an art historian who has developed approaches that put ac...
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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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Student Prize for Feminist Scholarship (2015)

Submissions are now invited for the Student Prize for Feminist Scholarship (2015) hosted by the 'Radical Women: 50 Years of Feminism at Kent' project. Open to undergraduate and postgraduate students currently registered at the University of Kent, the competition aims to celebrate innovative student scholarship grounded in feminist theory and practice. To find out more, visit: http://www.kent.ac.uk/50/celebrate/projects/radical-women/scholarshi...

12th February 2015

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School of Arts will host 'Exploring Visual Cultures' International Summer School

OUR INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL GIVES YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE A TASTE OF WHAT OUR ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES CAN PROVIDE. ALL OUR COURSES ARE DELIVERED BY OUR TOP-RANKING ACADEMIC SCHOOLS AND HAVE BEEN DESIGNED TO INTRODUCE YOU TO THE BEST OF WHAT KENT HAS TO OFFER.   The School of Arts is running the 'Exploring Visual Cultures' course. Exploring Visual Cultures: Art, Film & Performance 11th-24th July This ...

12th February 2015

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