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Art History


Intern at the Biggs Museum of American Art

UD undergraduate and graduate students studying art history and art conservation are invited to apply for paid summer 2021 internships at the Biggs Museum of American Art in Dover, Delaware.

Hill’s essay featured in new book

Professor Jason Hill's essay "An Exact Instant in the History of the Modern" was published in the volume "Modern in the Making: MoMA and the Modern Experiment, 1929–1949."

Simmons publishes essay on drawings

This month, doctoral candidate Liz Simmons' essay "Discovering Frank Duveneck's Drawings" appears in the exhibition catalogue "Frank Duveneck: American Master."

Michele Frederick

Associate Curator of European Art, North Carolina Museum of Art

Emily Casey

Assistant Professor of Art History, Saint Mary's College of Maryland

Nicole Cook

Project Coordinator for Academic Partnerships, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Kristin Wittman

Senior Financial Reporting Analyst, University of Pennsylvania

Anna Marley

Curator of Historical American Art and Director of the Center for the Study of the American Artist at PAFA

Kelly Baum

Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky Curator of Contemporary Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Elisabeth Berry Drago

Public History Fellow, Science History Institute

Jennifer Stettler Parsons

Assistant Curator, Florence Griswold Museum

Joy Deibert

Senior Press Officer, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Kristel Smentek

Associate Professor of History, Theory and Criticism, Department of Architecture, MIT

Megan Kuck

Owner and Lead Artisan, Moderncity + Main; Academic Advisor and Instructor, University of Delaware

Amanda Shields

Associate Registrar, Brandywine River Museum of Art

Franklin Kelly

Deputy Director and Chief Curator, National Gallery of Art