History of Art and Architecture

Ph.D. Candidate, Oliver Coulson, to give a 2023 Frick Talk

PhD candidate, Oliver Coulson, will be giving a short lecture at the annual symposium organized by The Frick Collection and The Institute of Fine Arts of New York University on April 14th, 2023.

Architecture of late-medieval EnglandOliver’s research considers the impact of the Lollard heresy on the art and architecture of late-medieval England. His paper will explore the idea that an unusual prevalence of angel sculptures in the roofs of churches in East Anglia is connected to fears about the spread of Lollardy in the region.