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Art History (B.A.)

Immerse yourself in cultural and aesthetic issues, while exploring human history through famed works and new discoveries of painting, sculpture, architecture, and the graphic and decorative arts. Unveil a new creative side to your curiosity.

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  • B.A.
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Associate Professor of Art History
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Art history involves understanding these works of creativity through the ages and across diverse cultures. Such an understanding entails not only developing a basic visual vocabulary of great works of art and architecture past and present, but also the capacity to articulate their appearance, to describe and discuss the cultures they evidence and to explore the ideals and practices of their times. The museum and the library are the studio of the art historian.

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National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Founded in 1944, the National Association of Schools of Art and Design is an organization of schools, conservatories, colleges, and universities with approximately 363 accredited institutional members.

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