Art History Workshops

Enhance your art knowledge with our interactive and engaging online art history sessions. Exclusively designed for enrolled students of The Art Institute, these online sessions (priced at only £29 per workshop) provide a unique opportunity to learn from leading art experts and experienced tutors. Improve your critical thinking skills further and become art savvy, with our online art history sessions, which cover a broad range of topics, enabling you to engage with art and art history on a deeper level.

Be inspired by some of our previous sessions below and join us today to take you on a surprising journey of discovery through time and culture.

Upcoming Workshops

Expand your knowledge and skills with our workshops featuring a variety of industry experts and topics.

Art Appreciation

Unveiling the inspiration behind the art of the Dutch Golden Age

Delve deep into the vibrant tapestry of the 17th-century Dutch Republic, a time of unprecedented prosperity, cultural efflorescence, and artistic innovation with our tutor Francesca Ramsay.

Past Workshops

If you were not able to make it to one of our previous online workshops and would like to purchase the recording and booklet, please contact the student support team.

Art Appreciation

Fine Art Restoration & Conservation

Join Lead Art Historian Danielle Burke to discover the intricate and astonishing results achieved through professional conservation and restoration.

Art Appreciation

Making sense of paintings: Past and Present

Join AI tutor, Stephen Farthing as he explains how to understand and decipher the meaning behind the paintings.

Art Appreciation

The Painted Nude: From the idealised to the politicised

Join AI tutor Francesca Ramsay for a revealing session on depicting the nude.

The Artist's Medium: How different media affect the process of making art

Join AI tutor, Libby Anson, in this online session as she discusses the media western artists have been using over time, the look and how it influences the final result.

Making Sense of Art Movements

Join art expert Susie Hodge as she teaches us about all art movements, the influences of the major Western art movements and how to recognise them.

Networking Through Online Workshops

Learn and connect with art experts and leaders online. Our supportive and collaborative online lectures promote active participation and engagement through interactive sessions, frequent Q&A segments, and group discussions that allow students to collaborate with each other and build connections within the art community.

Upcoming Online Art Workshops

Our upcoming workshops, exclusively tailored for our students, offer invaluable insights from renowned experts in the field. These online sessions explore cutting-edge design concepts, unpack emerging trends, and equip you with practical tips and tricks directly from leading art experts. Joining our interactive online workshops gives you the opportunity to broaden your understanding of art history and stay informed about the latest trends and innovations. Browse the full range of upcoming scheduled workshops in your student account workshop section.

Past Workshops: Access Online Workshops On-Demand

Missed a workshop? Don't worry! Enrolled students have exclusive access to our library of past workshops, available on demand. Benefit from a diverse range of topics covered by art experts and reinforce your knowledge and skills at your own pace. Our library of recorded workshops enables you to revisit specific topics, explore sessions you may have missed, and enhance your online learning experience.

Explore the Most Popular Workshops

Explore our most popular workshops, highly rated by our students for their exceptional educational value, inspiring insights, and practical guidance. These sessions are a must-watch for anyone looking to gain a deeper understanding of the various aspects of art history.

The Art Institute: Who We Are

The Art Institute is committed to delivering a personalised online learning experience that caters to the unique requirements of every student. We aim to provide an unmatched level of service that ensures you receive the utmost value and support throughout your online learning journey.

All our courses have been expertly developed to offer a comprehensive curriculum that covers every facet of art history. From prehistoric cave art to contemporary art, our online course is designed to equip students with a deep knowledge needed to become art savvy.


How can I attend upcoming workshops?

As an enrolled student at The Art Institute, attending workshops is made simple and accessible from the comfort of your own home. All students are given full access to our schedule of upcoming online learning opportunities, which can be accessed through the student account workshop section.

Are the past workshops recorded and available for students?

At The Art Institute, we understand the importance of flexibility and continuous learning, which is why all our workshops are recorded and made available for enrolled students to access at any time. Whether you want to revisit a specific topic or catch up on sessions you missed, our library of recorded workshops gives you access to a plethora of knowledge and inspiration.

Can I connect with other students?

Absolutely! You’ll be able to learn and connect with like-minded individuals. Our supportive and collaborative online workshops promote active participation and engagement through interactive sessions, frequent Q&A segments, and group discussions that allow students to collaborate with each other and build connections within a community of like-minded art lovers.


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