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UCD School of Art History & Cultural Policy: 1965-2015 Celebrating 50 Years

UCD School of Art History & Cultural Policy

Saturday, 28 November 2015 from 12:00 to 19:00 (GMT)

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Fifty years ago in October 1965 the discipline of Art History, then known as the History of European Painting, was offered for the first time as a degree subject in Ireland at University College Dublin.

As part of our ‘50 Years’ events we are hosting an afternoon of celebrations and recollections marking five decades of Art History at UCD under the founder Dr Françoise Henry, & the Chairs of Professor Alistair Rowan, Professor Michael McCarthy and Professor Kathleen James-Chakraborty, with a Keynote Address by Dr Brian P. Kennedy, Director of the Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio.

12:00   Lunch in the Françoise Henry Reading Room (J007, Newman Building,Belfield)
13:00   Celebrating 50 Years in Theatre N introduced by Professor Paula Murphy
            Panels conducted by Dr Eileen Kane, Professor Alistair Rowan, Professor Christine
            Casey and Professor Kathleen James-Chakraborty
16:30   Keynote Address: Dr Brian P. Kennedy in the FitzGerald Debating Chamber,
            UCD Student Centre
            Pre-Publication Launch and Reception, hosted by Dr Lynda Mulvin, Head of School


We would love to share memories in a slide show and in a celebration booklet.  If you have photographs or recollections please email us at ucdarthistory50@gmail.com

We are trying to reach as many of our alumni as possible.  Please share the news of our celebrations and if we have missed anyone from our mailings we will update our records if contacted at ucdarthistory50@gmail.com

Do you have questions about UCD School of Art History & Cultural Policy: 1965-2015 Celebrating 50 Years? Contact UCD School of Art History & Cultural Policy

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UCD School of Art History & Cultural Policy
Newman Building
UCD, Belfield
Dublin 4
Ireland

Saturday, 28 November 2015 from 12:00 to 19:00 (GMT)


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