Art History

Art History is the study of Art through the ages, exploring key historical periods including the Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassicism and Postmodernism.


Your lecturer is...

Lucy Tevlin is an artist, arts facilitator, and educator. Her practice is based in photography, projected image, sculpture and the relationship between text and image. She holds a BA in Fine Art from TU Dublin and an MA in Art Research from IADT Dun Laoghaire. Recent exhibitions and awards include Non-
Events, Arcade Studios, Belfast (2021), Cohost, an online exhibition supported by The Lab Gallery, Dublin (2021),

Origins, St Carthage Hall, Lismore Castle Arts (2019), Fire

Station Artists’ Studios Digital Media Graduate Award

(2019), and Image Now: Multi-media Award in Fine Art

(2019). She was selected for Meath County Council Professional Artists Development Fund (2019).

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What you can expect to learn

Art History at Renaissance Academy gives our members the opportunity to explore different periods in the history of art, while also developing their critical and analytical thinking skills. Art History at Renaissance Academy also gives our members the opportunity to attend unique hybrid seminars including Philosophy, Psychology and Photography.

Week 1 - Subjectivity in Art
Week 2 - Art Making as Research
Week 3 - Narrative in Visual Culture
Week 4 - Art Movements throughout history
Week 5 - Art and the senses
Week 6 - Colour theory
Week 7 - Perspective
Week 8 - Still Life
Week 9 - Landscape
Week 10 - Portraiture
Week 11 - Critical reflections on Art History
Week 12 - Exhibition making

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