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The Art Market and the History of Collecting by Research

University of Buckingham

12 months
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15497 GBP/year
8855 GBP/year
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About

At The Art Market and the History of Collecting by Research from University of Buckingham a unique feature will be access to two of the greatest surviving art dealers’ archives: Agnew’s, acquired by the National Gallery in 2014, and the archive of Colnaghi’s, London’s oldest commercial art gallery, housed since February 2014 in the Windmill Hill Archive, Waddesdon Manor. 

Overview

The Art Market and the History of Collecting by Research from University of Buckingham will include optional study trips to Paris and Florence where students will have the opportunity to study a number of key European collections such as the Edmond de Rothschild collection in the Louvre and the Stefano Bardini collection and archive in Florence as well as visiting some of the great public and private collections in both cities.

Careers

Aimed at art historians, would-be curators, art market professionals, collectors and individuals with a general interest in the arts, the programme provides a pathway to a career in the art world or as a step towards further postgraduate research, but we also welcome applications from students who are interested in the subject for its own sake.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Private Collectors and Collecting
  • The Art Market: Dealers and Auctioneers
  • Institutional Collecting in the Public Sphere: The National Gallery and its Contexts

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a first or second-class honours degree from a recognised university or,
  • a recognised professional qualification or relevant work experience
  • Your most recent academic transcripts or results, and one reference from your current or last school/college (two if you are applying for postgraduate study).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15497 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15497 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8855 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8855 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

 

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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