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

Upcoming Events

FIRST DAY OF CLASSES

January 16, 2019

ARTH Colloquium - "Penn-PMA Mellon Digital Imaging Roundtable"

Colloquium
January 25, 2019

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

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.

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