The Department of Art & Art History offers a Ph.D. degree in Art History and M.F.A. degrees with fields of study in Art Practice, Documentary Film and Video, and Design.

  • We have approximately 37 students in our Art History program, 10 students in our Art Practice program, 8 students in our Design program, and 16 students in our Documentary Film and Video program. To learn more about each of these programs, please click on the links to your right.




The French Ambassadors of King Henry II at the court of the English King Henry VIII

Oil on canvas

Holbein, Hans the Younger (1497-1543)

Photo credit: Erich Lessing / Art Resource, NY

Favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Robert Dawson

Off the Charts: the Song-Poem Story

A film by Jamie Meltzer

Courtesy: Joshua Forney

Nesting Nautilus


Laser-cut plywood

John Edmark