History of Art Department included in Artsy Editorial's TOP 15 M.A. PROGRAMS IN THE COUNTRY

Upcoming Events

ARTH Colloquium - Karen Redrobe, "TBD"

Colloquium
September 6, 2019

Howard and Sharon Rich Seminar Room, Jaffe Building, Room 113

ARTH Colloquium - Michael Leja, "TBD"

Colloquium
September 13, 2019

Howard and Sharon Rich Seminar Room, Jaffe Building, Room 113

ARTH Colloquium - Lindsay Grant, PhD Candidate in the History of Art, "TBA"

Colloquium
September 20, 2019

Howard and Sharon Rich Seminar Room, Jaffe Building, Room 113

ARTH Colloquium - Julie Davis, "TBD"

Colloquium
October 4, 2019

Howard and Sharon Rich Seminar Room, Jaffe Building, Room 113

News

Graduating senior Wilson Fisher will use a Fulbright Award to study photographers and other artists in Ukraine

May 17, 2019

Graduating senior Wilson Fisher will use a Fulbright Award to study photographers and other artists in Ukraine.

Louisa Shepard | May 16, 2019

Prof. Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw receives The Ira H. Abrams Memorial Award for Distinguished Teaching for Faculty in the School of Arts and Sciences

May 10, 2019

Prof. Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw receives The Ira H. Abrams Memorial Award for Distinguished Teaching for Faculty in the School of Arts and Sciences

Ramey Mize receives the Dean’s Awards for Distinguished Teaching by Graduate Students

May 10, 2019

Ramey Mize receives the Dean’s Awards for Distinguished Teaching by Graduate Students

Gift of the Arthur Tress Collection of Japanese Illustrated Books secures one of the best, most complete, and widest-ranging collections of Japanese illustrated books in the United States

April 25, 2019

Gift of the Arthur Tress Collection of Japanese Illustrated Books secures one of the best, most complete, and widest-ranging collections of Japanese illustrated books in the United States

Posted on April 17, 2019 by SLEAVENS / COLLECTION NEWS / PENN LIBRARIES

Undergraduate

The History of Art explores the range of objects and monuments made from prehistory to the present day.

Graduate

The Graduate Group in the History of Art includes all the members of the Department of the History of Art, plus art historians from other departments in the University and from other Philadelphia institutions.

Faculty

Our faculty has received the University’s most prestigious teaching awards as well as the field's major prizes and research fellowships. We mentor students closely as they develop research skills and their capacity for independent, critical thinking.

Faculty Bookshelf

Faculty Bookshelf