Art history

Are you interested in art history and how to interpret art? Then why not browse our range of art history courses and choose from introductory courses, or explore further into practices, debates and discover the work of some of the greatest artists of all time. Daytime, evening and weekend classes are available at our main learning centre in London's cultural heart - Covent Garden.

Contact us to find out more about art history - call 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm or email [email protected].

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  1. Focus on: iconography

    Course Date: Sun 20 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ever wondered whether there’s a hidden meaning behind paintings? Discover why there are signs and symbols in paintings and how to find and interpret their meanings in medieval and Renaissance art. Tutor: Leslie Prismo.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £42.00

  2. Lorca in the 20s: poetry, music and drawing

    Course Date: Wed 30 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Look beyond the stereotypical image of Federico Garcia Lorca as the poet of Spanish bullfights and gypsies, and explore the range and complexity of his artistic activity as a modernist poet, artist and musician. #Ismenacollective #lorca #spanishart #eveninglecture.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £23.00
    Concession: £18.00

  3. Women in art 1800-1900

    Course Date: Mon 4 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    During the 19th century, female painters and sculptors gained greater prominence, although a career in art was still challenging for women artists. In this course we examine their work and how such progress was achieved. #womeninart.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  4. In depth: revolutionary art in the 20th century

    Course Date: Tue 5 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This is an in-depth look at the impact of technological, social and political revolutions in the 20th century, and the creation of modern art.
    Full fee: £229.00
    Senior fee: £183.00
    Concession: £140.00

  5. Art and the politics of memory

    Course Date: Tue 5 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    How have artists since 1960 engaged with the recent history and memory of political conflict? What role have artists had in remembering a difficult or traumatic past? What are the connections between memory and national identity in their work? #arthistory #eveningcourse #contemporaryart.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  6. The Dutch and Flemish Golden Age

    Course Date: Wed 6 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    From the grandeur of Rubens to the soul-searching of Rembrandt, we explore the many masters of one of the most influential eras of artistic production, in a region of tremendous diversity and innovation.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  7. Asian art: India and Middle East

    Course Date: Thu 7 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover the fascinating world of Indian and Islamic art and the cross-cultural links not only between neighbouring countries but also with the art of Europe. Includes a museum visit.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  8. Introduction to the Wallace Collection

    Course Date: Thu 7 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: OS - Off Site
    Each week, we'll explore a different aspect of the Wallace Collection, looking at its fine and decorative art objects, including paintings, furniture, porcelain and even arms and armour. This course is gallery based. #wallacecollection #arthistory.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

  9. Remembering the war: war art and memorials

    Course Date: Sat 9 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    In this WW1 anniversary year, we examine the visual culture engendered by experiences of and responses to the ‘Great War’, including paintings, prints and propaganda posters. Includes visits to the Cenotaph and the Royal Artillery Memorial. #arthistory #weekendcourse #WW1.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  10. Focus on: Irish art

    Course Date: Sun 10 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ireland has a rich history of visual art, from the Book of Kells and the grandeur of its Georgian architecture to modern and contemporary artists such as Jack Yeats and Francis Bacon. #irishart #arthistory #weekend #weekendcourse.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £42.00

  11. Focus on: Hogarth

    Course Date: Sun 17 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover the life and work of William Hogarth. Best known for his print engravings and his bawdy depictions of 18th century London, we explore these and other aspects of his work and the society that inspired it. #arthistory #hogarth #weekendcourse.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £42.00

  12. Russian art weekend

    Course Date: Sat 23 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore the fascinating world of Russian art from icon painting to Moscow’s contemporary art scene. Discover the influence of the west, the role of revolution, and the impact of current politics on artists. #arthistory #weekendcourse #russianart.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  13. Duchamp & Dada: from the readymade to contemporary art

    Course Date: Sat 30 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Study Dada and Duchamp’s key works within their social, political and artistic context and consider their impact on Post-Modern practices such as Concept and Installation Art. #arthistory #duchamp # dada.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  14. Study trip: Amsterdam and the Dutch Golden Age

    Course Date: Mon 22 Oct 2018
    Location on this date: OS - Off Site
    Discover Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum and its famous ‘Night Watch’, visit the Rembrandt House and the Hague's Mauritshuis discovering works by Vermeer, Jan Steen, Jan Both and others with an expert art historian. Max 12 places.

    #arthistoryabroad #studytrip #arthistory #amsterdam #dutchgoldenage #rembrandt #vermeer #Rijksmuseum #Mauritshuis

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    Full fee: £469.00
    Senior fee: £0.00
    Concession: £469.00

  15. In depth: late Renaissance

    Course Date: Wed 18 Apr 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore the incredible progress of High and Late Renaissance art and ideas in Northern Italy and Western Europe. We look at key artists and their patrons; painting, sculpture and decorative arts. Includes gallery visits.
    Full fee: £329.00
    Senior fee: £263.00
    Concession: £201.00

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