News & Events Highlights

Statement on Department’s Commitment to Openness and Inclusion

Faculty Search: African Art History

Stephen Eisenman's Blake in the Age of Aquarius named one of the Top Art Books of 2017 by the New York Times

Graduate Student Olivia Dill Helps with CT Scan of Mummy for Block Museum Exhibition

2016-17 Newsletter Now Published

"Facing Objects: Renaissance Bust Portraits and the Case of Simon of Trent"

Department of Art History Winter Social

Friday, January 12, 5:00 PM
Presentation by Northwestern alumna Touba Ghadessi (PhD, 2007) with celebration to follow. RSVP by 1/3/18 to
This exhibition opening on January 13 will present Roman-Egyptian mummy portraits and related artifacts from the site of ancient Tebtunis in Egypt.