Centre for Visual Arts and Culture
The Centre for Visual Arts and Culture at Durham University promotes interdisciplinary research on visual culture, which is defined in a generous manner and encompasses work on the arts and humanities, social sciences, medicine and the natural sciences. It fosters collaborations both within the University and with other institutions, including museums and galleries and cinemas.
Durham Leverhulme Doctoral Scholarships: Interdisciplinary Training Programme in Visual Culture
During the course of this film, the Director of the Programme, Professor Ludmilla Jordanova explains the various components of the programme, with current PhD students commenting on the values of each of the distinct parts of the course and the training that this programme offers. This programme provides collaborative, interdisciplinary training in Visual Culture.
Our Forthcoming Events
The Print Before Photography with Antony Griffiths
In this lecture, Britain’s most distinguished historian of print explains what early prints were, how they were made and how they were used.
Trained at Christi Church Oxford and the Courtauld Institute, Antony Griffiths joined the Department of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum in 1976. He was Keeper between 1991 and 2011. His monumental The Print Before Photography appeared in 2016.
A season of events celebrating the history, art and culture of County Durham, organised in partnership by Durham County Council and the Centre for Visual Arts and Culture and the Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies.
Tickets are free but booking is recommended; please contact the Gala Theatre on 03000 266 600 or visit www.galadurham.co.uk
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