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We are very proud of our alumni! Our majors go on to work in architecture, arts management, community service, development, education, law, and museums and galleries—or physics, computer science, and economics. Those pursuing advanced degrees in art history have a brilliant...
We are very proud of our alumni! Our majors go on to work in architecture, arts management, community service, development, education, law, and museums and galleries—or physics, computer science, and economics. Those pursuing advanced degrees in art history have a brilliant...

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Katherine Rochester ’06 and Julia McHugh ’07 were selected for the inaugural session of the Center for Curatorial Leadership/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice, held in New York City. The program identified 16 art history Ph.D. students with the potential to become...
Katherine Rochester ’06 and Julia McHugh ’07 were selected for the inaugural session of the Center for Curatorial Leadership/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice, held in New York City. The program identified 16 art history Ph.D. students with the potential to become...
Two recent art history grads move forward in their post-B.A. professional lives. This summer Tianhan Gao ’11 (left) … …became the associate cataloguer for the Classical Chinese Paintings Department at the art auction house Sotheby’s International in New York. Tianhan came to...
Two recent art history grads move forward in their post-B.A. professional lives. This summer Tianhan Gao ’11 (left) … …became the associate cataloguer for the Classical Chinese Paintings Department at the art auction house Sotheby’s International in New York. Tianhan came to...
On September 26, the Faulconer Gallery will celebrate 15 years of bringing world-class art and artists to Grinnell’s campus. Varied Exhibitions Faulconer Gallery frequently brings major national and international exhibitions to the upper Midwest, several times as one of the...
On September 26, the Faulconer Gallery will celebrate 15 years of bringing world-class art and artists to Grinnell’s campus. Varied Exhibitions Faulconer Gallery frequently brings major national and international exhibitions to the upper Midwest, several times as one of the...

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In art history, students develop a critical understanding of art as a history of human culture that both shapes and responds to people, societies, politics, and identities. The skills art history classes teach through visual and written analysis enhance all students’ abilities...