Department ofArt and Art History


  • A Celebration of the Arts

    While it is no secret that the department needed a new building, none of us anticipated that it would be so beautiful.

  • East-West Encounters in the Visual Arts

    Based on a final project, this exhibition showcases the universality of religion through the visual exploration of female divinities across seven distinct cultures.

  • Alumna In Action

    Brittany Eames-Thies, Art History 2011, is helping people made homeless by the fires in Northern California; she is cleverly re-purposing Amazon's wedding registry to create a "disaster registry".

  • Art History alum Samantha Nelson in the Arts

    Art History alum Samantha Nelson is now working as an Exhibition Intern at the Palo Alto Arts Center after recently graduting this past June 2015. Sam wanted to remain in the Bay Area after graduation with hopes to acquire professional experience before applying to graduate school in the same field. Congratulations Sam!

  • Memory and Perception Exhibition

    Pancho Jimenez is exhibiting his work at MarinMOCA (Marin Museum of Contemporary Art) in a show titled, "Memory and Perception." If you happen to be in the area I encourage you to stop by.