Art history is the study of objects of art in their historical development and stylistic
contexts, i.e. genre, design, format, and style. This includes the "major" arts of ...
New to art? This is a good place to start. Art gives us access to the way people at
different moments in history have understood the world. Jump in and explore!
In-depth hyperlinked lists divided by period and maintained by Chris Witcombe,
Professor of Art History at Sweet Briar College, Virginia.
Art history spans the entire history of humankind, from prehistoric times to the
twenty-first century. Whether you like to observe caveman paintings or Botticelli ...
The Met's Timeline of Art History pairs essays and works of art with chronologies
and tells the story of art and global culture through the collection.
Start with the Metropolitan Museum of Art Timeline of Art History, a chronological,
geographical, and thematic exploration of the history of art from around the ...
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Building on a long tradition of intellectual innovation, the Department of Art
History at UCLA endorses an interdisciplinary and intercultural approach to art
“The best undergraduate department of art history in the country”: This is how
New York Times art critic John Russell once described the Art History program at
Learn about the history of art, from its basic visual elements to famous artist
biographies to the most important movements and periods, and more.