Published both in print and online five times a year, Art History is an international forum for peer-reviewed scholarship and innovative research. Founded in 1978, the journal publishes essays, critical reviews, and special issues that engage with path-breaking new developments and critical debate in current art-historical practice. The leading journal in its field, it brings scholarly excellence and rigorous research to a global audience.


Art History Journal November 2017

November 2017

Including articles on Pontormo, Eugene von Guérard, Le Corbusier and Louis Soutter, Jay DeFeo, and Juan Muñoz, and reviews on publications about Art & Language, and Arthur Dove.

Art History September 2017

September 2017

A special issue on the theme of image and memory, to mark the fortieth volume of the journal, this disciplinary reflection features contributions by past editors of Art History.

Art History June 2017

June 2017

Including articles on Aubrey Beardsley, Coles Phillips, Len Lye, and Christian Boltanski, and reviews on publications about Francis Bacon, Jan Gossart, and Stan VanDerBeek.

Art History Journal April 2017

April 2017

A special issue on art and religious reform in early modern Europe, published to coincide with the five-hundredth anniversary of Martin Luther’s Reformation.

Art History Journal February 2017

February 2017

Including articles on Rubens, Val Prinsep, and Gerhard Richter, and reviews on publications about Marcel Duchamp, Henri Regnault, and Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg.