Faculty of Arts - School of Humanities

Art History news and events


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    Heritage Rescue returns to our screens
    02 October 2017
    The television series that revitalises museums and historic sites around New Zealand is back for a second season, and our graduates are right in the thick of it.
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    Study of carving tradition picks up award
    18 May 2017
    Ngarino Ellis's study of Ngāti Porou carving won the Judith Binney Best First Book Award for Illustrated Non-Fiction at the recent Ockham New Zealand Book Awards.
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    Lighting up our medical history
    18 May 2017
    Arts student Erna Battenhaussen is shining a fresh light on some of New Zealand's most important medical artefacts.
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    Best thesis explores time in contemporary art
    04 April 2017
    Kate Brettkelly-Chalmers’ doctoral thesis on the aesthetics of time in contemporary art has been awarded a Vice-Chancellor’s Prize for Best Doctoral Thesis.
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    Impressionist works recreated by Kiwi artists
    11 November 2016
    Hand-painted replicas of famous paintings by Degas, Monet, Renoir and others will soon be in the same room again, inspired by their first controversial showing in Paris.