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 schools, study days, walks, visits 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.
Our next lecture
The Maria Shirley Lecture: at either end of the seventeenth-century Golden Age: The Dutch painters Clara Peeters and Adriaen Coorte
Lecturer: Clare Ford-Wille
Tuesday 20 November 2018
6pm, The Art Workers’ Guild (after the AGM which starts at 4.30pm.
New Events/AGM information. Please click here.
Birkbeck blog. The latest History of Art Department news includes a note of the forthcoming Murray lectures.
Short Certificate Courses at Birkbeck. Enrolment is open for Birkbeck’s 2018-19 Certificate modules. Find out more by visiting our Birkbeck page where you can access details of all the history of art modules.
Privacy and Data Protection Policy – we have updated our policy in line with the new regulations (GDPR 2018). You can find it here.
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.
The Society exists thanks to the hard work of our volunteers; if you have spare time, take part!