Why Study Art History?
In Art History, we study the art and architecture of cultures around the world and across millennia. We take a variety of approaches to our
Left: Krista Thompson's Investiture (image: G. Lemieux)
Warnock GiftThe Liz Warnock Gift to Art History provides generous funds to support an array of programming in the department
Chicago Objects Study InitiativeFunded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. COSI provides graduate students with training in object-based research with the Art Institute of Chicago.
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Northwestern University Department of Art History presents the Warnock Lecture Series. "First Art: Gardens of Eden and the Human Condit...
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Mariët Westermann, former executive Vice President of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, joined New York University Abu Dhabi as Vice Cha...
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2020 Myers Graduate Student Symposium, “Art and Absence” 9 AM-1:30 PM (lunch from 12:30-1:30 PM), morning session in Kresge 1515, Trien...