Past Events

November 2014


Keep Calm and Get Published

Concordia Undergraduate Journal of Art History (CUJAH) is currently ​looking for undergraduate essays for Volume XI.
Want to have your work published? Want to be a part of a peer-reviewed journal?
Submit TODAY to CUJAH at
Please follow the submission guidelines and requirements before submitting your work.


October 2014



Unlock the Secrets of Research Methods

CUJAH and the FARR (Fine Arts Reading Room) present Art History Research Strategies 101 with Dr. Steven Stowell

Have you ever had questions about research? Citations? Evaluating sources or images? What qualifies as a scholarly source? Or even, where to begin? Come join us Wednesday, October 8th from 2 pm to 4 pm in EV 3.760.

Learn helpful tips for art historical research and ask all your questions. Snacks will be provided.

When? Wednesday, October 8
Time? 2 to 4 p.m.
Where? EV 3.760, SGW Campus (1515 Saint Catherine St. W.)

Please RSVP through


September 2014


Call For Papers

Art and the Exhibition Space – 6/7 February 2015

The Concordia Undergraduate Journal of Art History is proud to present its 4th Annual Concordia University Undergraduate Art History Conference. This year’s conference will focus on “Art and the Exhibition Space.” Issues of curatorship, the exhibition of Aboriginal art in museums, and the relationship between artworks and the space in which they are showcased are some of the key areas of research for art historians today.

The conference will be held at Concordia University, Montreal.

We welcome abstracts from that focus on the intersection of art and exhibition space. A non-extensive list of possible topics includes:


  • Exhibiting Aboriginal Art in the Museum
  • Issues in Museum Studies and Practice
  • Exhibiting Fashion in the Museum
  • Alternative Exhibition Spaces
  • Studies in Place and Space, and their Relationship to Art
  • (De)Colonizing the Museum
  • Gender Issues and Representation in the Museum

Please submit a .doc or .docx copy of your abstract and include your name, institution and departmental affiliation, phone number, and e-mail along with your submission.

Please send submissions to

Call For Papers runs from September 30th – November 14th
DEADLINE is November 14th, 2014



CUJAH presents the For Love & Money workshop with Joanne Latimer (M.A. Art History – Concordia University)
How to turn your Fine Arts degree into a paycheque?
Learn the DO’s and DON’Ts of the trade.
When? Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
Where? The 3rd floor of the EV building (EV-3.760), 1515 Ste. Catherine West
Time? 2pm-4pm

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On behalf of the Art History faculty and staff, CUJAH would like to extent a warm and sincere welcome to all new Art History students by hosting an “ART HISTORY MIXER”

When? Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
Where? The 11th floor of the EV building, 1515 Ste. Catherine West, Atrium
Time? 6pm-10pm

The ART HISTORY MIXER is an orientation event designed to welcome all new Art History students into the Department and Concordia’s Fine Arts community at large. The mixer is a perfect opportunity for you to mingle with senior students and to become familiar with student groups geared specifically towards art historians Come and enjoy some free treats with your colleagues!

In collaboration with the Aboriginal Art Research Group (AARG), the Ethnocultural Art Histories Research (EAHR), the Fine Arts Reading Room (FARR), the VAV Gallery, Art Matters Festival, Architecture Concordia, Yiara Magazine and the Art History Graduate Student Association (AHGSA).

Orientation address by Dr. Cynthia Hammond, Chair of Art History