This course is intended for young art historians aiming at a career in academia, museums and cultural institutions, and for professionals who have already entered those fields.
Participants are expected to have a BA in Art History or a neighbouring field.
(e.g. Cultural History, Cultural Studies, History, Media Studies, Museum Studies, Religious Studies, with a demonstrable focus on the visual arts)
The summer school programme will start on 8 July and end on 14 July.
The course schedule comprises lectures, discussions, a day excursion around the Netherlands, the meeting and working with curators, and the designing of an exhibition.
After this course you are able to:
- Engage with recent theories and methods of an object centered art history
- Employ theoretical knowledge and practical skills for a curatorial career
- Bridge conventional boundaries between art and science, chronological periods, traditional genres, craft, and design as well as material and visual culture
Course load + certificate
The course represents a workload of 84 hours, including preparatory work. After successful completion of the summer school, a certificate of attendance will be awarded.
It is expected that the participants have a sufficient command of the English language to actively participate in the discussions and to present their own work in English .
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