The Warburg Institute
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The Warburg Institute is one of the world’s leading centres for studying the interaction of ideas, images and society. It is dedicated to the survival and transmission of culture across time and space, with a special emphasis on the afterlife of antiquity. Its open-stack Library, Photographic Collection and Archive serve as an engine for interdisciplinary research, postgraduate teaching and a prestigious events and publication programme.

The Director of the Warburg Institute is Bill Sherman


Study at the Warburg


Art History

PhD research

Arabic and Islamic influences in Europe, Humanism and history of scholarship and Medieval to early modern art, history, philosophy and science