Letter from the Chair:
Professor Matthew Biro
Chair Matthew Biro reviews the department's banner year. read more
The VRC on the Trail of Art:
The Dura Europas Synagogue
As the VRC works to transition further to a digital model, we have taken the opportunity to open every cabinet and drawer to prioritize our collection... read more
The Year in Review: 2011-12 Events Slideshow
From monsters to money, American realism to Shiite themes, and pizza to political art, our 2011-12 events offered something for everyone.
Spring Break in L.A.
This annual spring break trip, devoted to the study of art, up close and personal, gives undergraduates the opportunity to visit world-class museums and monuments. read more
Faculty Promotions: Kevin Carr
and Patricia Simons
In 2011 Kevin Carr was promoted from assistant professor to associate professor with tenure. read more Patricia Simons was promoted from associate professor with tenure to professor with tenure. read more
2012 History of Art Graduate Student Awards
An impressive list from our stellar graduate student cohort.
2012 History of Art Undergraduate Student Awards
Each year the department recognizes stand-out work by undergraduate students.
Save the Date:
October 27, 2012
2012 History of Art Graduate Student Symposium: From Bodies to Billboards: Alternative Sites of Display
: Two new faces in the building
This year we welcomed Diana Paterno to student services and Kim Schroeder to the VRC.
What's New With You?
: Alumni Update Form
Submit an alumni update and let us know what you've been up to.
: Make a donation to the U-M History of Art.
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Just for Fun
: A(nother) Day in the Life of U-M
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