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​Welcome to the department of

Art History​




Van Horn co-edits Winterthur Portfolio

Professor Jennifer Van Horn co-edited a special issue of Winterthur Portfolio: A Journal of American Material Culture with Catharine Dann Roeber, Brock W. Jobe Associate Professor, Decorative Arts and Material Culture.

Graduate students curate map exhibition

Graduate students in Professor Vimalin Rujivacharakul's curatorial seminar have collaboratively curated an online exhibition using maps and atlases from the University of Delaware's Special Collections.

Seniors shine

Senior Miriam-Helene Rudd, who is graduating with a double major in art conservation and art history, has received a 2021 Warner Award recognizing leadership, academic success and service.



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

Vivien Barnett

Curatorial Assistant, Maryland Center for History and Culture

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