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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Study with us: Undergraduate

Learn more about our Undergraduate degrees. 

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Study with us: Postgraduate

Learn more about our Postgraduate degrees. 

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Welcome to the Department

A welcome message from Head of Department, Professor Bob Mills.

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About the Department

Learn more about the history of the department at UCL, which dates back to the 19th Century. 

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News and Events

News and events from the department. 

History of Art Books


Learn more about the huge variety of research happening in the department. 

Contact Us

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

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