History of Art

About the Department

Thanks to the university’s proximity to remarkable collections in Baltimore and Washington, Johns Hopkins offers unique opportunities for the study of art history.
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Graduate Program

The graduate program in art history emphasizes close working relationships among students and faculty in seminars and acquaintance with the outstanding art treasures in the Baltimore-Washington area.
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Undergraduate Studies

In small classes and informal excursions, undergrads integrate their direct experience of works of art with knowledge acquired through historical research.
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Faculty Books

The department’s faculty members are among the most distinguished in the fields of ancient Roman, medieval, Renaissance, baroque, and modern art history.
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