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click, connect, construct!

Monday, 22 September, 2014 by education

  The 16-19 student visual essay competition is open to all young people aged 16-19 years who are studying or interested in art, art history and the humanities subjects. Developed in partnership with FE and sixth form tutors, this digital … Continue reading

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Naomi, Student Ambassador for Summer University 2014, reveals her insights into the course!

Monday, 28 July, 2014 by education

I really enjoyed my week working as a Student Ambassador at the Art History Summer University. It was a fantastic opportunity to talk to young people about what art history at university is like, as many had not studied the … Continue reading

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Not sure what to do this summeR?

Friday, 18 July, 2014 by education

How about check out our top exhibitions in London for Summer 2014. Between stints on the beach of course! Art and Life: Ben Nicholson, Winifred Nicholson, Christopher Wood, Alfred Wallis, William Staite Murray, 1920-31, Dulwich Picture Gallery, Tue Jul 1 … Continue reading

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Liz Libor, NCN History of Art Course Leader reflects on a day of Art History in Nottingham!

Monday, 14 July, 2014 by education

The intention:  To raise awareness of art history as a discipline and encourage students to consider applying for the subject at degree level The locations: New College Nottingham (NCN): An FE college in the centre of the historic Lace Market … Continue reading

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Manet’s Bar

Monday, 30 June, 2014 by education

We just wanted to highlight this brilliant video with Educator Fran Herrick discussing Edouard Manet’s A Bar at the Folies-Bergère:

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Ashton visits the courtauld

Tuesday, 17 June, 2014 by education

We were so happy to welcome Ashton Sixth Form College to the gallery yesterday! This visit is part of a larger partnership with The Courtauld’s widening participation Art History Beyond London and Ashton’s Raising Aspiration programme.  The day was spent … Continue reading

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Spotted!

Friday, 16 May, 2014 by education

I spy with my little eye… The Courtauld Gallery’s painting Allegorical Portrait of Sir John Luttrell, 1550, by Hans Eworth in a Warburg panel! Last year some of our young people made an animation all about this painting. Watch it here! 

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zine alert!

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014 by education

As part of our Animating Art History project, the students made these amazing zines about their research and their own photography. We love them so much we wanted to share them with you!   

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We would love to see you in Nottingham this June!

Thursday, 24 April, 2014 by education
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Art history: it’s just a timeline?

Tuesday, 15 April, 2014 by education

  Before the Easter break, we took a trip up to New College Nottingham to think about ‘modernism’. What a scary word! Using Alfred Barr’s infamous diagram as a starting point, we considered timelines of ‘modernism’ across the 20th Century. … Continue reading

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