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SIfA PhD student curates exhibition at Norwich Castle Museum

28 March 2015 – 6 March 2016

PhD student, Sarah Moulden, has curated a new in-focus exhibition at Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery as an output of her AHRC Collaborative Doctorate Award.

UEA ranked second in UK for Art History in 2015 Times guide

Art History and World Art Studies, UEA has been rated in The Times and Sunday Times University Guide as second in the country in its latest 2015 league table.

SIfA PhD programmes

The Sainsbury Institute for Art at the University of East Anglia (SIfA) is inviting applications for our PhD programmes in Art History, Anthropology of Art, Archaeology, Museum and Heritage Studies, or the Arts of Africa, the Pacific & the Americas.

SCVA shortlisted for Museum of the Year 2014

SIfA's The Sainsbury Centre for Visual arts has been named on the Art Funds's shortlist for the Museum of the Year 2014.

Collaborative PhD Studentship

British Sporting and Animal Art, 1760-1840: A Critical History of its Production, Reception, Collection and Display. The University of East Anglia, in partnership with Tate, is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified applicant for a full-time collaborative PhD studentship critically re-evaluating the history of sporting and animal art in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Britain, for three years commencing 1 October 2014.

A Celebration of SIfA Research

On March 17, the School of Art History and World Art Studies hosted a reception in the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts to celebrate the recent research activity of SIfA staff.

Well done the 2014 SIfA Presents team

Movement in Modernism, 28th February 2014, was a massive success. With over three hundred guests, eighty three artworks, and a talented troupe of young dancers and musicians, it was a truly unique experience.

Sisjac Fellowships 2014

SISJAC is offering 3-4 Fellowships for 2014-15, one for a maximum period of one year and two or three short-term Fellowships of three months to half a year each. These will take place between September 2014 and August 2015 and Fellows will be based at the headquarters offices in Norwich, UK.

Sainsbury Centre wins Sandford Award

The Sainsbury Centre's popular education programme has been awarded the prestigious Sandford Award which recognises excellence in heritage education.

Robert Sainsbury Lecture now availble to watch online

A video recording of Lord Foster's lecture, "Influences" is now available to watch online.

New Sifa Facebook and Twitter pages

Now you can also follow the Sainsbury Institiue for Art on Facebook and Twitter

2013 Robert Sainsbury Lecture Announcement

We are delighted to announce that the next Robert Sainsbury lecture will be given by Lord Foster of Thames Bank OM, the architect of our Sainsbury Centre for the Visual Arts, on the 8th October 2013.

SIfA and SADACC sign affiliation agreement

UEA has just signed a letter of intent which affiliates the South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) to the Sainsbury Institute for Art (SIfA) and foresees the development of a South Asian Centre along similar lines to the Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures.

At Close Quarters News

The School of Art History and World Art Studies and The Attingham Trust for the Study of Historic Houses and Collections are collaborating on a new option within the School's History of Art MA degree, starting in September 2013.

South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection Trust

SIFA is pleased to annouce two new initiatives arranged in association with The SADACC Trust (South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection Trust).

New Postgraduate Study Area

Work has finished on a new, purpose built SIfA study area in the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts.

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