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UK: Exhibition and Display of Art and Material Culture

During the past decade, London has experienced unprecedented growth in its innovative arts programming. Spend two weeks exploring the museums, galleries, and heritage sites of this international arts center. You’ll meet curators and programmers; analyze and critique exhibitions; and engage in discussions about the contexts, motivations, and goals that shape strategies of contemporary visual presentation.


London, England

Program Dates:


Application Deadlines:

Round 1: Tuesday, December 7, 2016

Round 2: Tuesday, February 6, 2017

Round 3: Tuesday, March 21, 2017

More about deadlines and how to apply

Who Can Participate:

  • NYU graduate students
  • Non-NYU graduate students and professionals who are not enrolled at an academic institution

Related Areas of Study:

  • Media and Culture
  • Art and Art Professions
  • Modern Culture Studies

This is not a complete list. We value diverse perspectives in our programs and encourage students from other majors and professions.


ARVA-GE 2027.095 - Exhibition and Display of Art and Material Culture (3 Points)

2013 Course Syllabus:  E91.2027 Syllabus

2013 Course Outline: E91.2027 Outline

Offered through the Department of Art and Art Professions

Important Note: All program applicants are encouraged to meet with their academic adviser to determine if and how this course may be applied towards their program requirements and degree completion


Sandra Lang, Clinical Associate Professor of Art and Art Education


2017 Graduate Tuition: $1,596 per point plus registration and services fees

Bursar’s Payment Deadline Dates

Learn about Scholarship Opportunities

Other Costs:

Tentative 2017 Housing & Activity Fees: not available

Housing and Activity fees are billed through the Bursar and will be due in accordance with the Bursar billing schedule.

International airfare to and from the program location is not included in the program fee. Students must purchase their own round-trip tickets and are responsible for their own accommodation for travel beyond the program dates.

Student will be notified when to book flights. We recommend comparing tickets on multiple sites to ensure the best fare. Past participants have used the following flight search engines: KayakHipmunkVayama Google Flights and for student rates.


Housing arranged in partnership with NYU London in university residence halls.

Group accommodation dates correspond with the program dates listed above.

Flight, Travel, and Visa Information:

Flight: Students book their own travel to coincide with program dates. Please keep in mind that flights arriving into London typically depart New York a day in advance.

Passport: All program participants are required to have a valid passport, which must be valid at least six months beyond the program end date. 

Visa: US citizens require a valid passport and do not require a visa for visits to the UK of less than six months in duration.  All other passport holders should check with their respective visa requirements.

Helpful links: US State Department, UK Visas and Immigration, Center for Disease Control, Lonely Planet Guide, NYU in London

Weather: In London, June temperatures tend to be milder than in New York, usually in the 60°s (Fahrenheit). There is occasional rain.

Helpful Links: BBC Weather