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Major In Art History
Minor In Art History
Minor in Architectural History
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Tess Kutasz Christensen
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Heather McCune Bruhn
Sarah K. Rich
Elizabeth Bradford Smith
Elizabeth J. Walters
Joyce Henri Robinson
Adam M. Thomas
Kristi Ann Wormhoudt
Roland E. Fleischer
Charlotte M. Houghton
Jeanne Chenault Porter
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New Art History Graduate Students 2017
The Department of Art History at Penn State offers at the undergraduate level the
B.A. degree in art history
and two minors: the
minor in art history
interdisciplinary minor in architectural history
The Department offers graduate programs of study leading to the
degrees in art history.
Interviews with Recent Alumni Award Winners
Heather McCune Bruhn, Assistant Teaching Professor of Art History, published a book review in CAA reviews.
Gallery Talk: Dox Trash: Resisting the Urge Toward Whiteness with Joyce Robinson, curator Friday, February 2 | 12:10 PM Palmer Museum of Art
Explore Pop at the Palmer and participate in this engaging conversation led by Adam Thomas in the exhibition gallery located on the museum’s second floor. Friday, January 26, 12:10 p.m.
Gallery Talk: Explore Dox Thrash, Black Life and the Carborundum Mezzotint and participate in this engaging conversation led by Patrick McGrady, Curator.
"Agostino di Duccio's Lapidary Imagination" a lecture given by Daniel Zolli at the "The Power of Arts, The Power of Fame," conference commemorating the six-hundredth anniversary of the birth of Sigismondo Malatesta, at UCLA and the Getty Museum, Jan 26-27
Daniel Zolli presents, "The Absent Center: Locating Donatello in the Workshop," at the conference "Creating the Portrait: The workshop as space and concept," organized by the Carlsberg Academy at the Univ. of Copenhagen and the Thorvaldsens Museum
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Schreyer Scholar student Doran Tucker's Art History research paper accepted by international conferences.
PhD Candidate Janet Purdy was selected for a 2018-2019 Predoctoral Fellowship in the Center for Humanities and Information.
Ph.D. Candidate in Art History Theresa A. Kutasz Christensen won the Committee for Early Modern Studies Graduate Student Paper Award given to the graduate student with the best paper on an early modern topic presented at a conference or colloquium.
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Erickson Discovery Grants: $3,500 grant supports undergraduate student research, scholarship, or creative work. Apply at undergradresearch.psu.edu.
Feb 11 2018 - 8:00am
Office of Undergraduate Education
DEPARTMENT HEAD AND PROFESSOR OF ART HISTORY SEARCH. The Department of Art History at Penn State seeks an internationally recognized scholar and teacher who possesses proven administrative acumen to serve as department head.
Dec 20 2017 - 1:00pm
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