Art History


The Intersection of Art and Chemistry

Shaw Sophie and Natoli Julia HeadshotThrough an interdisciplinary research project that combines art history and chemistry, Sophia Shaw ’21 and Julia Natoli ’21 are studying the chemistry of pigments and dyes. By conducting experiments on…
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Endowed Professor Spotlight: Nick Ruth

Commencement Senior Dinner 0568Professor of Art and Architecture Nick Ruth, the Class of 1964 Endowed Professor, is an award-winning painter and printmaker whose work has appeared in more than 100 exhibitions nationally and…
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Wood ’99 Exhibit at Gagosian until July 19

Ruth and WoodA new exhibit by Jonas Wood ’99 opened in April at the prestigious Gagosian gallery in New York City. In his exhibition, Wood’s “boldly colored graphic works [combine] art historical…
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HWS Installs Portraits Honoring Gearans

Gearan Portrait-00419This month, Hobart and William Smith unveiled new portraits of the Colleges’ longest serving president and his wife. On Saturday, June 15, HWS hosted a reception to celebrate the installation…
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Cervantes ’21 Lands Smithsonian Internship

Hirshhorn_Museum_DCSociology major and art history minor Kevin Cervantes ’21 has landed a prestigious summer internship at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. As one of only six interns hired by…
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