History of Art


History of Art

The History of Art Department at UCL is one of the most dynamic centres for the study of art history in the world. Based in Bloomsbury, our staff and students have access to all of the incredible galleries, museums and libraries that London has to offer. Our research and teaching cuts across boundaries of geography, chronology and discipline.
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Welcome to the Department

A message from Head of Department, Professor Bob Mills.

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About the Department

History of our department, dating back to the 19th Century. 

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Study with us: Undergraduate

Learn more about our Undergraduate degrees. 

UCL students

Study with us: Postgraduate

Learn more about our Postgraduate degrees. 

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News and Events

News and events from the department. 

History of Art Books


Find out about our departmental research.

Contact Us

Office Opening Times: 
Monday-Friday: 10:00-12:00 and 14:00-16:00. Outside of these times the professional services team can be reached via email. 

Postal Address: 
University College London, Department of History of Art, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, UK

Banner Image: On a Balcony, Mary Cassatt, 1878-79.