Art History

Montgomery Hall 140
Organization Description

The St. Mary’s Art and Art History Department provides a diverse, collaborative, and integrated curriculum in the different aspects of art and art history.

July 23, 2019
St. Mary’s College of Maryland Provost and Dean of Faculty Michael Wick announced two awardees of the Steven Muller Distinguished Professorships: Susan Goldstine, professor of mathematics, has been named the Steven Muller Distinguished Professor in the Sciences, and Lisa Scheer, professor of art,… Find Out More
July 15, 2019
Effective July 1, St. Mary’s College of Maryland Professor of Art History Joe Lucchesi began tenure as chief reader for College Board's Advanced Placement® Program (AP®) Art History course and exam. In that capacity, he is responsible for overseeing the standard-setting and scoring of AP® art… Find Out More
June 27, 2019
For eight weeks this summer, eight students and their faculty mentors participated in the annual St. Mary’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program. SURF provides students opportunities to engage deeply in independent research, laboratory, and creative work across disciplines, including… Find Out More
April 30, 2019
Professor of Art Sue Johnson, has been awarded a one-month, fully-funded residency fellowship by the I-Park Foundation in East Haddam, Connecticut.  


I-Park Residency Program is both an open-air and a closed-studio laboratory for individual creative pursuits in the fields of music composition/… Find Out More
April 23, 2019
Assistant Professor of Photography Tristan Cai recently participated in an artist-in-residence program at DECK, a premier arts space in Singapore that showcases contemporary photography. DECK’s mission is to support and nurture the community of photography enthusiasts in Singapore and Southeast… Find Out More
April 17, 2019
Professor of Art Sue Johnson is mentioned in The Washington Post exhibition review by Mark Jenkins (April 12, 2019) of the exhibition “Misprints” at the Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Hyattsville, Maryland.  Johnson is among the 24 artists included in the exhibition that focuses on the curious ‘… Find Out More
March 5, 2019
Sue Johnson, professor of art, has been awarded a summer residency fellowship by MASS MoCA (Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art) in North Adams, Mass. Selected artists for this highly competitive fellowship program receive private studio space on MASS MoCA’s campus, newly renovated housing,… Find Out More
January 17, 2019
Sue Johnson, professor of art, has been awarded two residency fellowships in 2019: The Sam and Adele Golden Foundation Residency Fellowship in New York and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Residency Fellowship in Amherst, Virginia.


The Sam and Adele Golden Foundation for the Arts… Find Out More
October 9, 2018
Professor of Art Sue Johnson will hold an exhibition titled “Ready-Made Dream,” Oct. 25 – Dec. 2, 2018, at the Ridderhof Martin Gallery, University of Mary Washington. The Opening Reception takes place on Oct. 25 from 5-7 p.m. and the Artist Talk on Oct. 26 at Noon.


The exhibition features… Find Out More
October 5, 2018
The Faculty Exhibition: Finding Elsewhere is an exhibition of the bravery and faith of studio practices that unhinge notions of reality, that question one’s senses and physicality, and unveil illusions of truth and time. Held until November 10, the exhibition is curated by St. Mary’s College alumna… Find Out More