STORIES 2017-11-30T20:43:31+00:00
  • A Guided Vision: One SMU Art History Student’s Study Abroad Journey

    By Asiel Sepúlveda With funds provided by Santander Bank, N.A., four art history Ph.D. students traveled to Peru, where they explored historic cities and Inca sites and presented papers at a symposium about art, architecture and politics at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú in Lima. 

Getting Up Close and Digital: SMU Department of Art History 3D Workshop

On Thursday, September 27, 2017, four master’s and Ph.D. art history students participated in the Art History 3D workshop at the Meadows Museum. What is a 3D workshop? Kalee Appleton, director of visual services for the Department of Art History, taught students how to photograph sculptures so that, using Agisoft PhotoScan software, the photos could be combined into a digital 3D version of the sculpture.

October 12, 2017|

Art Historians: Meet The Graduate Studies Students of SMU Art History

The M.A. Program in Art History trains leaders in the field who are capable of thinking critically, viewing objects with fresh perspective and conducting research at the highest level and who are conversant with the discipline’s history and invested in shaping its future. Recent graduates have gone on to Ph.D. programs, most fully funded, at Harvard, Yale, Northwestern, Brown, Cornell, UCLA, University of Michigan and USC. Whether it’s the M.A. or Ph.D. program, small classes, one-on-one mentorship and internship opportunities are key to growing. In that spirit, SMU Art History introduces the 22 graduated candidates.

September 14, 2017|