Art History Research
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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(2017-02) - Journal articleThis 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 ...
(2017-07-01) - Journal articleThis article examines the collection of musical instruments and music books (both published editions and manuscripts) belonging to the Florentine Niccolò di Sinibaldo Gaddi. One of the greatest collectors and patrons of ...
(2017-12-01) - Journal article
A Calendar of Happenings : Allan Kaprow, counter-chronologies and cataloguing performance, c. 1970 (2016-06-01) - Journal article
Architecture and environment : St Benet’s Holm and the fashioning of the English monastic gatehouse (2014) - Journal articleThis is a long article (about 17,000 words) about a grand but previously unstudied monastic building in the east of England. The gatehouse is assessed structurally and in terms of its meaning, and also set in its architectural ...