In Celebration of Warwick in Venice for 40 years
In the autumn of 1967 the first History students from Warwick arrived in Venice, beginning a unique and highly successful relationship between a British university and Italy. From 1976 they were joined by History of Art students. Since 1967 over 1,500 undergraduates and graduates have studied in Venice. Apart from teaching, the Warwick in Venice programme has acted as a focus of research by distinguished scholars from around the world through the annual public lecture and the annual conference on 'Themes in Renaissance History and Art History'. For details of the History programme please click here. For details of the the History of Art programme, please click here.
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Warwick in Venice programme, a series of events are being held in Warwick, London, and Venice. Details of these events can be found on this website.
In addition, there is now a website for Warwick in Venice alumni. This site contains news and events, memories of Venice, and a forum where alumni can post messages to each other. For this website, please click here.
Photo credits: Timothy Ball