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
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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Joanne Pillsbury, Andrall E. Pearson Curator of Ancient American Art, is a specialist in the art and archaeology of the Precolumbian Am...
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“Borobudur in Ruins: Art and Empire in the Early 19th Century” Dr. Sarah Tiffin is the author of Southeast Asia in Ruins: Art and Empir...
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“Aztecs in the Empire City: Collecting and Exhibiting Ancient American Art, 1877-1914” With the return of peace after the dislocations ...