Symposia

IFA-Frick Symposium on the History of Art

The Frick Collection and the Institute of Fine Arts of New York University jointly sponsor the annual Symposium on the History of Art for graduate students in the northeastern United States. Speakers are nominated by their doctoral programs to present original research in any field of art history.

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Historic information relating to the Symposium may be found in our Archives


Digital Art History Symposia

Technological Revolutions and Art History: A Four-Part Symposium

Details and Registration

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 1:00–3:00 p.m. EDT
Thursday, November 12, 2020, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. EST
Thursday, January 14, 2021, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. EST
Thursday, March 11, 2021, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. EST


Emerging Scholars Symposia

Above and Beyond: Ceiling Painting in the History of Art, 2019 | Wider Worlds: Art and Audience under the Spanish Crown, 2018 | Negotiating Art and Narrative, 2017 | Full Circle: The Medal in Art History, 2017| Furniture and Domestic Interior, 2017  | Art and War: New Perspectives, 2016 | Local Heroes: Artists and the Importance of Place, 2013


Center Symposia

For more information, see Center for the History of Collecting: Symposia

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