The Roman landscape painter Nino Costa was one of the most international Italian painters of his time, establishing a circle of English artists who co-founded the Etruscan School of Art. This seminar explores how transnational exchange between artists shaped the distinctive Etruscan-style views of Italy.See more details >
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During WW2 a team of over 230 ‘camoufleurs’, including some of the leading artists of the era was assembled to help protect civil installations by creating camouflage schemes which concealed the target. This seminar helps tell their story, where in their leisure time they produced paintings showing their camouflage work.See more details >
Despite being a founding member of the RA, Samuel Wale has remained an elusive figure. Most of his easel paintings have disappeared and many of his works destroyed. As one of the most prolific book illustrators of the day, this seminar will argue his work fosters a new engagement with the past.See more details >
The White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities (WRoCAH) invite contributions from post-graduates, early career researchers and established scholars from all disciplinary backgrounds for upcoming conference 'Re-evaluating the Religious: Recent approaches to Monastic Archaeology in later Medieval Britain and Ireland'.See more details >
Coinciding with the major exhibition, Air: Visualising the Invisible in British Art at the Royal West of England Academy (RWA) and in partnership with Oxford Brookes University, the RWA presents an interdisciplinary one-day symposium.See more details >
This 3-day workshop/conference is part of the 2017 Gulf Research Meeting (GRM) at the University of Cambridge, UK, 1-4 August.See more details >
The AHRC are holding a one day event to understand the current position of history and to support Early Career Researchers working in history.See more details >
Speak, body: Art, the Reproduction of Capital and the Reproduction of Life, will address the juncture of the “body” in art in relation to feminism(s) and capitalism, through the period 1960–1980.
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The West Dean Tapestry Studio invites proposals for 20-minute papers to be presented at its bi-annual symposium.See more details >
The American Philosophical Society and Philadelphia Museum of Art invite submissions for a 2017 symposium on the role of art and artists in the Age of Revolutions(1760s-1840s).See more details >