The Division of Art History examines art and visual culture as instruments of knowledge and methods of human expression that operate in many arenas of history, tradition and the contemporary environment.

Current News

New Faculty Activities

Our four newest tenure-track faculty—Jason O. Germany, Aaron Flint Jamison, Adair Rounthwaite, and Michael Swaine—have been busy with developing their courses along with activities outside the classroom. Read more.

Graduation Celebration 2016

Saturday, June 11, 9-11am
Meany Hall
Tickets required; read more

Keith Eggener speaks at CBE

6pm | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Architecture Hall, Room 147
Part of the spring lecture series hosted by the Department of Architecture in the UW College of Build Environments. Read more.

Apr 2016 – Director’s Notes

April is upon us, mid-terms are around the corner, and we are now well into the final quarter of the year with spring break fading in our memories. Window shades filter the welcome sunshine as I glance up to view the Quad that is abuzz with activity now that the leaves on the cherry trees have overtaken another spectacular bloom… Read more.

Alumni News – March 2016

A listing of alumni news as posted to our social media outlets during March. Read more.

Directions for a cloud-crowd

Performance: Thursday, April 21, 7-8:30pm
Conversation: Saturday, April 23, 11am-12:30pm
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Kollar American Art Lecture – Susan P. Casteras

6pm | Friday, April 15, 2016
wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
Read more and reserve your seat

Honors for Estelle Lingo

Art History Professor Estelle Lingo has been selected for two prestigious visiting professor positions, one at Villa I Tatti in Florence, Italy, and one at CASVA in Washington, DC. Read more.

Extra-curricular Experiences

Learning experiences outside the classroom can be an important part of a college education. The School has scholarships and partnerships that have helped to make this possible for a number of students. Read more.

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