Department of History of Art

Research - History of Art

Research expertise in the Department of History of Art concerns core issues of representations, their histories, and theories.

The department’s record in producing exhibitions of international significance is fundamental to its character and status as a research centre.

Research Excellence Framework (REF)

The REF is the system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions.

  • 97% of our research was judged as being of international quality in terms of 'originality, significance and rigour'.
  • 30% of our external activities were ranked as world-leading, and a further 60% as internationally excellent.

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Department of History of Art

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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