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    Emily Francisco '14, curator of Andy Warhol exhibit

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    Alumna Sneha Shrestha is awarded the Advancing Leaders Fellowship from World Learning

Art & Art History Programs

The department offers a flexible program of study in interrelated studio and art history courses, with potential majors in two areas, art history and studio art. The department encourages students from other disciplines than art to select courses from both areas.

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Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

Overview of Art & Art History

Professor Felicia Else discusses what makes the Art & Art History department unique at Gettysburg.


Art & Art History News

Skeletons to sculptures: Student-curated exhibit blends art and science

The Gettysburg CabinetSkeletons, sculptures and sea stars line the walls of the Gettysburg Cabinet, a new exhibit on display in Schmucker Art Gallery. The exhibit was curated and installed by the students of ARTH/IDS 284: “Wonders of Nature and Artifice: The Renaissance Quest for Knowledge” and is the culmination of years of planning by two members of very different departments on campus.

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Student Research in China

Two students traveled with Professor Yan Sun to China as part of a grant from the Freeman Foundation