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.




Boy Sharpening a Quill


Jean-Baptiste Simeon Chardin

Photo credit: Scala / Art Resources, NY

J'al des papillons noir tous les jours

Silk, paper, plexiglass, lights, electronics, 2800 bug pins

Gail Wight

Mirror Mirror


16mm film

Jan Krawitz



Acrylic on Shaped Canvas

Matt Kahn