Upcoming Events

ARTH Colloquium - Abigail Rapoport, PhD Candidate in the History of Art, "TBD"

September 11, 2020

Howard and Sharon Rich Seminar Room, Jaffe Building, Room 113

CAA Annual Conference

February 10, 2021 to February 13, 2021

New York City


The History of Art explores the range of objects and monuments made from prehistory to the present day.


The Graduate Group in the History of Art includes all the members of the Department of the History of Art, plus art historians from other departments in the University and from other Philadelphia institutions.


Our faculty has received the University’s most prestigious teaching awards as well as the field's major prizes and research fellowships. We mentor students closely as they develop research skills and their capacity for independent, critical thinking.

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