Institution: Institute of Art History of Slovak Academy of Sciences / Ústav dejín umenia SAV
Address: Dúbravská cesta 9, 841 04 Bratislava
The Institute of Art History of Slovak Academy of Sciences was established in 1990 and concentrates on a research into the Slovak art history and architecture and their international context. The subject involves an investigation into painting, sculpture, handicraft and architecture from the Middle Ages until 20th Century; analysing of a historical development, international relations, iconographical motives, social bounds and theoretical aspects of history of Slovak art. Results of the research are published in a form of monographs or as journal studies.
The Institute of Art History of SAS is a publisher of art-historical journal Ars.
The institute is a member of the international association RIHA (Research Institutes in the History of Art).