History of Art


News & Events

20 Gordon Square, exterior view


News from the Department 

Mechthild Fend - The Pathological Image


Some upcoming events. Further details of all events run by the Department can be found below.

Research Seminars

Research Seminars

Thursdays: 6-8pm, Seminar Room 3, 20 Gordon Square, London.

All Welcome!



The Centre for the Study of Contemporary Art is a lively research community for graduates and staff working and researching in the field of contemporary art.

Past Imperfect

Past Imperfect

Past Imperfect is a visual culture research seminar series that shares and explores recent concerns with the past and its place in the present

Marxism in Culture

Marxism in Culture

A forum conceived for those committed to the continuing relevance of Marxism for cultural analysis where "Marxism" and "culture" are considered here in a broad sense.  

UCL Art Museum

UCL Art Museum Events

The museum is situated in a traditional Print Room at the heart of UCL and hosts a variety of events throughout the academic year.

Slade Contemporary Art Lectures

Slade Contemporary Art lectures

You will need to bring your UCL ID. History of Art students may not have priority access so it's worth checking with the Slade to avoid disappointment.