Willem van Haecht - The Gallery of Cornelis van der Geest (1628) - Rubenshuis

Welcome to the London Art History Society

The London Art History Society is open to anyone who would like to acquire a greater understanding of the history of the visual arts in a friendly and stimulating environment.

Our aim is to provide a full and varied programme of lectures, courses, seminars and schoolsstudy days, walksvisits and tours at affordable prices. We pride ourselves on the quality of our speakers, who are chosen not only for their expertise, but also for their ability to engage and entertain an audience. Do explore our website to find out more about us. All our events are open to members only – join us online.

FUTURE EVENTS UPDATE

During the spring term due to the rapid increase of Omicron variant cases we are running our events online via Zoom. We will be monitoring the situation and respond accordingly in the months to come.

our next study day

Twentieth-Century American Photography: a thematic history

Lecturer:  Ben Street

Thursday 27 January 2022

11am-4.15pm

NB: DUE TO THE RAPID SPREAD OF THE OMICRON VARIANT THIS STUDY DAY WILL NOW BE HELD ONLINE VIA ZOOM

NB: booking closes 48 hours before the event

Our Next Online Lecture

The Virgin’s Veil in Tuscan Painting 1250-1400: tradition and innovation

Lecturer: Dr Lisa Monnas

Monday 7 February 2022

5-6pm

This lecture is online – please join the Zoom meeting 15 minutes before the start time

NB: Booking required and closes 48 hours before the event

 

News

London Art History Society Review

Society members receive a printed copy of the current year’s Review, but PDF versions of past editions can be downloaded without charge from this site.

Review archive

Volunteer

The Society exists thanks to the hard work of our volunteers; if you have spare time, take part!

Find out about volunteering