School staff and students participate in University-wide research centres such as the St Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies and the Scottish Studies Network. Our principal strengths lie in the areas of medieval and Renaissance art, in European and American modernism, the history of photography, the decorative arts in Britain and Museum and Gallery Studies.

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  • Close looking and conviction 

    Rose, Sam (2017-02) - Journal article
    This article offers theoretical and practical reflections on the operations involved in description and interpretation based on ‘close looking’. Explanations are given of the necessary appeal to contexts of origin or ...
  • Introduction : Text and image in children's literature 

    Brown, Karen; Fort, Camille; Petit, Laurence (2018-08) - Journal item
  • Velocity-resolved reverberation mapping of five bright Seyfert 1 galaxies 

    Rosa, G. De; Fausnaugh, M. M.; Grier, C. J.; Peterson, B. M.; Denney, K. D.; Horne, Keith; Bentz, M. C.; Ciroi, S.; Bontà, E. Dalla; Joner, M. D.; Kaspi, S.; Kochanek, C. S.; Pogge, R. W.; Sergeev, S. G.; Vestergaard, M.; Adams, S. M.; Antognini, J.; Salvo, C. Araya; Armstrong, E.; Bae, J.; Barth, A. J.; Beatty, T. G.; Bhattacharjee, A.; Borman, G. A.; Boroson, T. A.; Bottorff, M. C.; Brown, J. E.; Brown, J. S.; Brotherton, M. S.; Coker, C. T.; Clanton, C.; Cracco, V.; Crawford, S. M.; Croxall, K. V.; Eftekharzadeh, S.; Eracleous, M.; Fiorenza, S. L.; Frassati, A.; Hawkins, K.; Henderson, C. B.; Holoien, T. W. -S.; Hutchison, T.; Kellar, J.; Kilerci-Eser, E.; Kim, S.; King, A. L.; Mura, G. La; Laney, C. D.; Li, M.; Lochhaas, C.; Ma, Z.; MacInnis, F.; Manne-Nicholas, E. R.; Mason, M.; McGraw, S. M.; Mogren, K.; Montouri, C.; Moody, J. W.; Mosquera, A. M.; Mudd, D.; Musso, R.; Nazarov, S. V.; Nguyen, M. L.; Ochner, P.; Okhmat, D. N.; Onken, C. A.; Ou-Yang, B.; Pancoast, A.; Pei, L.; Penny, M.; Poleski, R.; Portaluri, E.; Prieto, J. -L.; Price-Whelan, A. M.; Pulatova, N. G.; Rafter, S.; Roettenbacher, R. M.; Romero-Colmenero, E.; Runnoe, J.; Schimoia, J. S.; Shappee, B. J.; Sherf, N.; Simonian, G. V.; Siviero, A.; Skowron, D. M.; Skowron, J.; Somers, G.; Spencer, M.; Starkey, D. A.; Stevens, D. J.; Stoll, R.; Tamajo, E.; Tayar, J.; Saders, J. L. van; Valenti, S.; S. Villanueva, Jr; Villforth, C.; Weiss, Y.; Winkler, H.; Zastrow, J.; Zhu, W.; Zu, Y. (2018-07-12) - Journal article
    We present the first results from a reverberation-mapping campaign undertaken during the first half of 2012, with additional data on one AGN (NGC 3227) from a 2014 campaign. Our main goals are (1) to determine the black ...
  • The seasons in the city : artists and rural worlds in the era of Calvino and Pasolini 

    Rattalino, Elisabetta (University of St Andrews, 2018) - Thesis
    The Seasons in the City. Artists and Rural Worlds in the Era of Calvino and Pasolini explores rurality in postwar Italy. Between 1958 and 1963, the country underwent an unprecedented yet uneven industrialisation, a period ...
  • Nikolai Kul'bin and the Union of Youth, 1908-1914 

    Howard, Jeremy (University of St Andrews, 1991) - Thesis
    The first exhibition organised by Nikolai Kul'bin opened in St. Petersburg in April 1908. It marked the beginning of a new era in the history of the art of the Russian capital, and introduced many young artists to the ...

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