PhD in Fine Art & Art History Doctorate Programs
A PhD in Fine Art of PhD in Art History program focus on enabling students to demonstrate advanced abilities and conceptual development, coupled with formal aesthetics in an art specialty field. These fine art doctorate programs focus on graphic design, painting and drawing or visual communications. Review our listings such as: the on-campus PhD in Art History, or the PhD in History of Art and Archaeology, Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works, and Curatorial Studies, or a PhD in History of Art and Theory, or the Hybrid PhD in Visual Arts: Philosophy, Aesthetics, and Art Theory.
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- Evanston, ILEvanston, IL
Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies
- Portland, MEPortland, ME
Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts
The Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts was founded for the sole purpose of providing doctoral studies...
- Kingston, NSKingston, NS
Queen's University, Ontario, Canada
The M.A. and Ph.D. programs in the Department of Art offer advanced training in the history of Western art with particular strengths in Italian medieval and Renaissance, Northern and Southern Baroque, the Classical tradition in architecture, British Art...
- Leicester, United KingdomLeicester, United Kingdom
- Princeton, NJPrinceton, NJ
- London, United KingdomLondon, United Kingdom
Institute of United States Studies
The Institute of United States Studies, part of the University of London, was founded in 1965 and promotes scholarly research in American Studies in the UK. The Institute offers a multidisciplinary MA in United States Studies and research degrees in Uni...
- Bryn Mawr, PABryn Mawr, PA
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr offers a degree in the history and theory of art in Europe and America from late antiquity through contemporary film.
- Berlin, GermanyBerlin, Germany
Humboldt University Berlin
- Providence, RIProvidence, RI
The Department provides training in the history of art and architecture of Europe, of the Ancient, Medieval, Early Modern (ca. 1400-1800) and Modern periods, as well as East Asian art and architecture.
- Montreal, QCMontreal, QC
The Department of Art History offers M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in the history of both art and architecture.The aim of the Graduate Programme in Art History is to prepare candidates for teaching and research,museum curatorships, and other art and architectu...
- Newcastle Upon Tyne, United KingdomNewcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
- Tempe, AZTempe, AZ
Arizona State University
The Arizona Ph.D. in the History and Theory of Art is a collaborative program with the University of Arizona in Tucson and Arizona State University in Tempe. The emphasis is on interdisciplinary methodologies and electronic technologies to prepare stude...
- Baltimore, MDBaltimore, MD
Johns Hopkins UniversityUpcoming Start Date: May 06, 2019
- Louisville, KYLouisville, KY
University of Louisville
- Eugene, OREugene, OR
University of Oregon
The Department of Art History offers programs leading to the master of arts (M.A.) and the doctor ofphilosophy (Ph.D.) degrees in art history with specialization in architectural history, ancient, medieval, Renaissance-baroque, modern, and Asian art. Th...
- Lubbock, TXLubbock, TX
Texas Tech University
The Master of Fine Arts degree is the recognized terminal degree in the practice of art. Specialization is possible in the areas of ceramics, jewelry design and metal smithing, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, or textile design. Drawing ma...
- Newark, DENewark, DE
University of DelawareUpcoming Start Date: January 14, 2019
- Irvine, CAIrvine, CA
University of California, Irvine
The Department of Drama at UC Irvine and the Department of Theatre at UC San Diego offer a Joint Doctoral Program in Drama and Theatre.
- Iowa City, IAIowa City, IA
University of Iowa
Fields offered: African (including Oceanic), Asian, ancient, medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, 18th- and 19th-century European, American (including Pre-Columbian, Native American, and African American), modern/contemporary, and architecture.
- Glenrothes, United KingdomGlenrothes, United Kingdom
University of St Andrews
This course combines theoretical and practical training to provide students with the knowledge and skills that form the basis for museum work.
- Glenrothes, United Kingdom
- La Jolla, CALa Jolla, CA
University of California - San Diego
This professional program provides training for the student who proposes to pursue a career within the field of art (MFA, art-making) as well as history/criticism (Ph.D.). It provides an integrated and comprehensive introduction to contemporary art prod...
- Athens, GAAthens, GA
University of Georgia
The Lamar Dodd School of Art is one of the largest university art programs in the nation. With over 950 undergraduate art majors and 120 graduate students, the School’s faculty and staff are dedicated to providing the highest level of instructi...
- Athens, GA
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
International inquiries: c/o Office of International Admissions, Student Services Center, Room 140, UNM, Albuquerque, NM 87131The Department of Art and Art History offers a Master of Arts (MA) in art history, a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in studio art...
- Albuquerque, NM
- Buffalo, NYBuffalo, NY
University at Buffalo
Research that redefines parameters and confronts contemporary issues is encouraged. Unique abilities and potential are developed in a community of students and faculty engaged in intensive discourse, investigation, and production of challenging new work...
- Buffalo, NY