Events and News

Institute of Art History and Visual Culture became a Member of RIHA

The International Association of Research Institutes in the History of Art (RIHA) has accepted the Institute of Art History and Visual Culture as its new member in late 2019. RIHA was created in 1998 with objective to coordinate research and ...

Estonian Research Council funds two new research projects at the Institute of Art History and Visual Culture

Estonian Research Council has announced the results of its 2019 round of personal research grant applications, including funding for two new research projects by scholars working at the Institute of Art History and Visual Culture, starting in ...

EKA is hosting the ESA annual conference in June 2020

The next European Society for Aesthetics Conference will take place in Tallinn on June 10-12 2020, hosted by the Estonian Academy of Arts. This year’s keynote speakers are: · ...

EKA to host a giant congress of architectural history in June 2018

The fifth pan-European meeting of the European Architectural History Network (EAHN) will be held in Tallinn from June 13–16, 2018. The conference will feature five thematic parallel sessions on all three days, ranging from panels on ...

Carla Castiajo and Elnara Taidre awarded prizes at the Estonian National Contest for University Students

In December 2017 this year's prizes of the Estonian National Contest for University Students, organized by the Estonian Research Council together with the Estonian Ministry of Education and Research, were announced. In the field of Culture and ...

2017 Europa Nostra Cultural Heritage Award of the Creative Europe program in the category of scientific research to the research and conservation project of the Rode altarpiece at the Niguliste Museum

The project Rode Altarpiece in Close-up is an extensive three-year research and conservation project (2013–2016) of the retable of the high altar of St. Nicholas’ Church, which was completed in the workshop of the Lübeck master Hermen ...