History of Art News

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Outside a restaurant in Madrid
Image courtesy of Christina Tsima

Christina went to Universidad Autonoma de Madrid in Spain for her 3rd year of study during the 2016/17 academic year.

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Uluru at sunrise
Uluru at sunrise
Image: Chloe Phillips

Chloe went to University of Sydney for her 3rd year of study during the 2016/17 academic year.

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Dada and Surrealism Research Group Members in the SNGMA Archive
Dada and Surrealism Research Group Members in the SNGMA Archive
Image courtesy of Karolina Koczynska

Karolina Koczynska, a Postgraduate Researcher at ECA, reports on the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art visit.

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ECA Alumna Dionne Walker with Director George Amponsah and Marcus Knox Hooke
Image courtesy of British Film Institute London

The City - MSc alumna Dionne produced the BAFTA nominated documentary 'The Hard Stop'

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George Seurat, Circus Sideshow (Parade de cirque), oil on canvas, 1887-88, 99.7 x 149.9 cm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Bequest of Stephen C.Clark, 1960
George Seurat, Circus Sideshow (Parade de cirque), oil on canvas, 1887-88

Richard Thomson, Watson Gordon Professor of Fine Art, has travelled extensively over the past three years to secure works for the show.

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Emily sits amongst many books in the PhD office

We catch up with Emily Moore to find out how a History of Art postgraduate student spends her day.

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Wassily Kandinsky, Rain Landscape, Watercolor on paper, 25.4 x 31.8 cm, 1911
Wassily Kandinsky, Rain Landscape, Watercolor on paper, 25.4 x 31.8 cm, 1911
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection, 1998. www.metmuseum.org

Kandinsky – A Story of Revolution, to be broadcast on BBC Radio 3, Sunday 8 January 2017

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"The Common Sense" on display in Talbot Rice Gallery during the British Art Show in 2015
"The Common Sense" (2015) on display in Talbot Rice Gallery during the British Art Show in 2015
Image by Chris Park

Its first acquisition, The Common Sense, was initiated through teaching and research in History of Art.

Announcing the details of the 11 History of Art Research Seminars scheduled for the second semester of 2016 - 2017.

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