Schewe Award & Welcome Back Reception

Join us for the Annual Presentation of the Schewe Award for Best Graduate Student Paper during the 2017-18 academic year. This year’s winner is Michelle Prestholt, Ph.D student, for her paper entitled “Oppositional Identities: The Monstrous …

Museum & Curatorial Studies Panel

On Thursday, May 3rd from 4:00 pm to 5:00 PM (in room L170 of the Conrad A. Elvehjem Building) the Art History Dept., in conjunction with SuccessWorks, is co-sponsoring a Museum and Curatorial Studies Panel …

Art History Society Lecture

Public AHS Lecture by Rebecca Zorach: The Time is Now! Art and Political Movements in Chicago, 1965-1975 Artists in the late 1960s and early 1970s put their artistic training in the service of political movements …

Honors Thesis Colloquium

Please save the date for the Art History Undergraduate Honors Thesis colloquium and reception. Four students will showcase their faculty-nominated work on Thursday, April 26th from 2:30 – 4 p.m. in room L170 Elvehjem, with …

Symposium: Whirling Return of Ancestors

  Join us for a multi-sensorial exhibition displaying the sights, sounds, and motions of Egúngún Arts, and a multi-disciplinary Symposium exploring sensory aspects of specific African ways of honoring ancestors on April 6-7. This event …

Graduation Reception

Please join us for the Department’s annual graduation reception at 3:00 p.m. on May 11th at the University Club. We will celebrate our graduating seniors as well as graduates of the M.A. and Ph.D. programs. …