Art and Art History

The Department of Art and Art History at Washington and Lee University, located in Wilson Hall, offers courses in studio art and the history of art. Its program of study includes majors in each of these areas, and a recent surge of student interest has propelled the department into a place among the five most heavily subscribed academic units in the College.


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Monday, November 16, 2015

Dr. Pika Ghosh to Deliver Pamela H. Simpson Lecture in Art History

Pika Ghosh, associate professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will deliver the Pamela H. Simpson Lecture in Art History on Nov. 17 at 5:30 p.m. in at the Wilson Hall Concert Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

Rives Granade '02

Monday, November 16, 2015

On Display: Work by Rives Granade '02

Rives Granade, a 2002 graduate of Washington and Lee University, has an exhibition of his work on display at Ochi Projects in Los Angeles through Dec 19.

Melissa Kerin

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

Leyburn Library's Author Talk Series Features Melissa Kerin

Melissa R. Kerin, assistant professor of art history, will talk about her new book, "Art and Devotion at a Buddhist Temple in the Indian Himalaya" (2015), on Nov. 5 at 5 p.m. in Washington and Lee's Book Nook in Leyburn Library.

Upcoming Events

Date Event
Jan 26
Artist's Reception and Lecture: Nyeema Morgan
Concert Hall, Wilson Hall, 5:30 PM