New Directions

Since academic year 2011-2012, the department has embarked on a major initiative to reorganize faculty and graduate research along more collaborative and interdisciplinary lines. This initiative sees the department rethinking, at a fundamental level, what art historical study entails. Read More >




Join us in celebrating the accomplishments of the 2013-2014 History of Art and Architecture and Architectural Studies graduates.

See the exciting new projects and developments in the VMW

History of Art and Architecture PhD candidate Rachel Miller is the recipient of the first annual James and Susanne Wilkinson Research Prize for Outstanding Scholarship on Topics in Premodern Art 

The Univesity Art Gallery and the ReDiscover exhibition were recently featured in the Heritage Preservation newsletter