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

Upcoming Events

FIRST DAY OF CLASSES

August 28, 2018

ARTH Colloquium - Brian Rose, "TBA"

Colloquium
September 7, 2018

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ARTH Colloquium - Nicholas Herman, "TBA"

Colloquium
September 14, 2018

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ARTH Colloquium - Kendra Grimmett, "TBA"

Colloquium
September 21, 2018

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News

Recent PhD Graduate Emily Neumeier made faculty member at Temple / Tyler School of Art

May 24, 2018 Recent PhD Graduate Emily Neumeier made faculty member at Temple / Tyler School of Art.

Incubation Series named 2017-18 grantee by The Sachs Program for Arts Innovation

May 9, 2018

The Incubation Series has been named a 2017-18 grantee by The Sachs Program for Arts Innovation. For the full roster of grantees, please see the list on their website here.

New Middle East Galleries at Penn Museum Open April 21, 2018

April 18, 2018

New Middle East Galleries at Penn Museum Open

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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