VAR Seminar Series

The interdisciplinary VAR seminar series is designed to provide a research platform for all colleagues in the Faculty of Art and Humanities, and across Coventry University working on or interested in visual arts research and its cognates: history, theory, practices, philosophies of art/visual culture/design; heritage; writings/performances, literatures of art and design and more! The series features talks from staff, research students and external research partners/visiting academics, stimulating dialogue and building networks through knowledge sharing.

Current\Forthcoming  2017 Events include:

VAR News and Discussion Forum 8th February 2017.

The guest research seminar series on ‘Transnational Visual Cultures’.

‘Visions of Art’: the 2017 visual arts research seminar series | Calls to contribute to the new series, themed on ‘Future-Past’.

For more information on current VAR Seminar series events visit