Why Major in Art History?
Here are some good reasons:
- To learn practical skills that will be useful in any career, skills such as research, writing, analysis, oral presentation, and critical thinking.
- To become a sophisticated viewer and a critical consumer of the visual imagery that is all around us in today's world.
- To prepare for a wide range of arts-related careers, from museum curator or museum educator and art historian to corporate art consultant, appraiser, or in-house expert for an auction house.