Art history explores how visual images, artworks, and buildings shape how people understand themselves and the world. By understanding the power of art and architecture to make worlds, we are better able to use them to create a more just and sustainable future.
Students can choose from over 50 innovative courses that delve into art and architecture from different times and places. These employ diverse approaches to the study of the visual world, ranging from digital humanities to critical race and gender studies.
The major offers students the flexibility to study abroad and to minor or even double major in another field.
Find out more about the Art History B.A.