Richard Meyer, associate professor of art history and fine arts and director of The Contemporary Project at USC, has been selected for the College Art Association’s 2009 Art Journal Award for his essay titled… more>
Conducting research in USC College is exhilarating, rewarding and an essential component of the undergraduate experience according to art history major and senior Rachel Huichong Wen. She learned this first-hand after spending… more>
One student likens conducting scientific research to playing the violin. Another found research inspiration in his adolescent acne. Still another, awed by the paintings of Vincent Van Gogh and intrigued by the artist’s… more>
Think of Megan O’Neil’s scholarly work as forensic art history. She’s not looking to solve crimes, although she uncovers plenty of murder and mayhem.
She’s looking for something far more universal: how… more>
When Smithsonian magazine editors began combing the nation for a phenomenal historian under age 36, they were told the task would be daunting.
“Historians tend not to peak until later in their careers, we were told over… more>
Piper Stremmel knows what originally attracted her to community service at USC. As a freshman, she participated in the Joint Educational Project (JEP), the College’s service-learning program, to bolster her… more>
Art Historian Selma Holo examines the activism of the artists and museums of Oaxaca By Katherine Yungmee Kim March 2005 The state of Oaxaca always had an identity separate from the rest of Mexico’s. Even though it was… more>