British Art Studies, Issue 9:
Summer 2018

Publicaton Date
August 2018
Standard Number
Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art and Yale Center for British Art

British Art Studies is an open access, peer-reviewed digital journal published jointly by the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, London, and the Yale Center for British Art, New Haven. The journal provides an innovative space for new research and scholarship of the highest quality on all aspects of British art, architecture, and visual culture in their most diverse and international contexts.

British Art Studies is one of the few completely open access journals in the field of art history, providing a platform for digital publishing as well as a forum for debate about the digital humanities and fair use. 



What Do We Want from Artists’ Houses? A Reflection, by Christopher Reed

The Resistant Materiality of Frederic Leighton’s Arab Hall, by Mary Roberts

“A Door of Hell”: Thresholds, Crisis, and Morality in the Art of Gilbert and George in the 1970s, by Gregory Salter


The Alma-Tademas’ Studio-Houses and Beyond, an introduction by Elizabeth Prettejohn and Peter Trippi

Laboratories of Creativity: The Alma-Tademas' Studio-Houses and Beyond, a Conversation Piece feature coordinated by Elizabeth Prettejohn and Peter Trippi

The Atmospherics of Leighton House, a Cover Collaboration feature with Jonathan Law and Mary Roberts