Professor Neumann publishes on the Villa Wolf

Professor Dietrich Neumann’s latest book examines Mies van der Rohe’s first modern house in Guben (presently Gubin, Poland). Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Villa Wolf in Gubin: Geschichte und Rekonstruktion was published by DOM publishers. ...

Professor Moser delivers three lectures

Assistant Professor Jeffrey Moser has three talks scheduled for the month of November 2021. He will discuss several aspects of his research on the Northern Song era in medieval China.

On November 4, 2021, he presented a lecture at the...

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The Department will offer a wide range of courses, from Professor Erica Kinias' seminar, "Pilgrimage Art and Architecture in the Middle Ages," to Professor Lindsay Caplan's lecture class, "Art and Technology from Futurism to Hacktivism." 

Professor Rodríguez presents talk at Society for Ancient Mediterranean Religions

Prof. Gretel Rodríguez presents a talk, Roman Triumphal Arches: Looking at the Arch at Orange on October 28 at 3 pm via Zoom.

Her paper explores the presence of such...

HIAA faculty publications 2020-2021

HIAA faculty are internationally known art and architectural historians who are active scholars specializing in the history of art and architecture in the Americas, Europe, Africa, East, and South Asia, and the Middle East. They ...

Dietrich Neumann's summer class goes to the Top of the Rock

Students in Professor Neumann's HIAA 1850J: Mies van der Rohe, an Architect and his Time, took a trip to New York this summer and they landed at the Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Center. 

Holly Shaffer publishes essay in "Modern Philology"

 Professor Shaffer's essay, "Eclecticism and Empire, in Translation," was published in August in Modern Philology. The essay focuses on the term eclecticism ...

Welcome Back - Fall 2021 Courses

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Framing the Field: Photography’s Histories in American Institutions

PhD candidate Allison Pappas '08 has been awarded grants in Spring 2021 from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and the...

Congratulations to the Class of 2021

On Thursday, April 29, the HIAA department came together to honor our PhD and undergraduate students who are graduating this spring.