University of California Riverside
MA & PhD in Art History

Prospective Student Visiting Days:
Tuesday, November 19 & Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 10am

Prospective MA and PhD applicants interested in the History of Art are invited to join us for a visiting day to learn more about our program:

  • Visit the History of Art department
  • Speak with faculty, advisors, and students
  • Learn about financial aid and funding opportunities
  • Have lunch on campus
  • Experience a behind-the-scenes tour of the California Museum of Photography

For more information visit or email

Art History Undergraduate Welcome 2019

Tuesday, October 22


INTS 111

RSVP by Wednesday, October 16 to

  • Meet other Art History majors
  • Meet Art History faculty
  • Academic Advisors Elaine Chacon and Erika Santoyo will be available to answer questions
  • Refreshments will be served

Global 19th Century Workshop

A one-day, interdisciplinary workshop organized around the themes of “Material Histories,” “Images and Others” and “Empires and Leisure” in the long nineteenth century.  Three invited and three local scholars will share precirculated works-in-progress, including Ali Behdad (UCLA), Will Mackintosh (University of Mary Washington), and Holly Shaffer (Brown University); and, from UCR, Heidi Brevik-Zender, Jonathan Eacott, and Fatima Quraishi.

Sponsored by The Center for Ideas and Society

Event Info:

Getty Research Institute – Library Open House for College & University Students, Faculty, and Librarians

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Saturday, November 16, 2019

2:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Getty Research Institute, Getty Center


The Getty Research Institute’s librarians and curators invite you and a guest to an open house at the Research Library.

Learn about available resources and view selections from the GRI’s collections, including the major art library

and special collections of rare books and unique research materials such as prints, photographs, architectural drawings,

artists’ sketchbooks, and the archives of architects, artists, critics, art dealers, art historians, and other scholars.


Please see invitation for further details.

Please R.S.V.P. to or call 310 440 7422.

Two New Faculty Opportunities

Assistant Professor in Art and Material Culture of Mexico and the Hispanic Americas (Circa 1500-1900)

Assistant Professor in East Asian Art History

Review of completed applications will begin December 13, 2019, and continue until the position is filled.

Positions begin July 1, 2020.

Visit Employment Opportunities for more information.

Art History Graduate Welcome Reception

The Art History Department invites you to attend the Fall welcome reception for graduate students immediately following the department’s new student orientation on Thursday, September 26. Faculty, staff and continuing graduate students will be on hand for introductions and to answer any questions at a casual evening reception.

Art History Graduate Orientation*
3:00 pm in INTS 1111

Welcome Reception
5:00-6:00 pm in Arts 328

Please RSVP to Leslie Paprocki at or 951-827-7878 by September 6. If you have any dietary restrictions, please include this information with your RSVP.

*Please note that this Art History orientation is mandatory for incoming graduate students, and is in addition to the Grad Division orientation scheduled earlier in the week.

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