Art History Research Lectures for Semester 1 announced

8 September 2023

Wednesday 13 September, 4pm, School 2

Angelo Kakande, Makerere University; Global Fellow, St Andrews 2023-24.

'Beyond Portraits: Tradition, Art and Activism in the Kifaananyi Kabaka' - Global Fellow Lecture.

Wednesday 27 September, 4pm, School 2

Cristian Nae, Universitatea de Arte George Enescu.

'The Alter-Globalist Turn: From Art History to Exhibition Histories in Central and Eastern Europe'

Monday 23 October, 5pm, School 2

Angela Dressen, I Tatti, The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies.

'Cultural Heritage goes digital: GLAM institutions at the digital turn. From object providers to research partners' - MGCI Annual Lecture.

Wednesday 1 November, 4pm, School 2

Maryam Ohadi-Hamadani, University of Edinburgh.

Title TBC

Wednesday 15 November, 4pm, School 2

Mira Xenia Schwerda, Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Edinburgh.

'Intimate Strangers: Visual Arts and the Emergence of Print-Based Celebrity Culture in 19th-Century Iran'

* All lectures will be held at 4pm unless otherwise stated with a wine reception to follow at the School of Art History, 79 North Street