News

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2022
by Jessica Savage

The Department of Art & Archaeology’s book club recently met to discuss the novel The Personal Librarian (2021) by Marie Benedict and...

Wednesday, Mar 23, 2022

Professor Bridget Alsdorf recently ...

Thursday, Mar 17, 2022

Graduate student Nathan Stobaugh presented Queerer Mirrors: Identification and...

Thursday, Mar 17, 2022

In 1936 and 1949, the Committee for the Excavation of Antioch-on-the-Orontes sent pieces of pottery, called sherds, from the excavation to the...

Tuesday, Feb 1, 2022

Professor Basile Baudez participated...

Thursday, Jan 27, 2022

CAA announced its 2022 Awards for Distinction this week...

Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022

Art historian, Jonathan Brown *64, Carroll and Milton Petrie Professor Emeritus of Fine Arts at NYU Institute of Fine Arts, passed away at home in...

Friday, Jan 14, 2022

New in Spring 2022, the Art & Archaeology Undergraduate Mentorship Program provides mentorship, academic enrichment, and a dynamic...

Monday, Jan 3, 2022

CNN and the...

Monday, Dec 20, 2021

Professors Mangone and Yerkes teach "Renaissance Art and Architecture" in person despite the Princeton University Art Museum being closed.  Their...

Monday, Nov 22, 2021
Monday, Nov 15, 2021

Join Professor Chika Okeke-Agulu in a live virtual talk with Sir David Adjaye.  Thursday, November 18,...

Thursday, Nov 11, 2021

Chika Okeke-Agulu, Professor of African and American Diaspora Art at Princeton University ...

Thursday, Nov 11, 2021

Art & Archaeology graduate student, Annemarie Iker, was highlighted in an article on the PUL website.

Thursday, Oct 28, 2021

Lace in Space presents the outcome of an interdisciplinary investigation into new,...

Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021

"Piranesi on the Page" tells the story of how Giovanni Battista Piranesi, the...

Sunday, Oct 3, 2021

Peter Bunnell, eminent scholar of photography and an ‘essential’ figure in the University Art Museum,...

Thursday, Sep 30, 2021

We are delighted to announce that Tina Campt will be a visiting professor in Art & Archaeology and the Lewis Center for the Arts during the...

Thursday, Sep 30, 2021

Prof. Nathan Arrington's new book "Athens at the Margins: Pottery and People in the Early Mediterranean World" will be published in October 2021...

Thursday, Sep 30, 2021

In solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and social justice activism around the globe, the ...

Thursday, Sep 30, 2021

Professor Alan Stahl...

Thursday, Sep 30, 2021

Chika Okeke-Agulu, a professor of art and archaeology and African American studies, is a forward-thinking expert in African art.

Thursday, Sep 30, 2021

The Department of Communications interviewed Professor...

Wednesday, Aug 18, 2021

The Visual Resources Collection has announced the launch of a major new online resource for the...

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

The Department of Art & Archaeology celebrated our graduating seniors on May 24, 2021.  The Class Day program was a virtual event delivered on...

Monday, May 24, 2021

In Black Bodies, White Gold Anna Arabindan-Kesson uses cotton, a commodity central to the slave trade and colonialism, as a focus for new...

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2021

Inquiries regarding Barr Ferree should go to https://barrferree.princeton.edu/

Thursday, Dec 10, 2020
by Janet Kay

The transition to online teaching this fall went very well for the hands-on experiential freshman seminar FRS165 Archaeology as History.

Saturday, Sep 5, 2020
by Christopher Moss, Julia Gearhart, Jamie Saxon
Undergraduates Dig into Digital Archaeology
Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020

Strategically located at the convergence of the ancient northern and southern trade routes on the edge of the Taklamakan desert in northwestern...

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020

Richard Stillwell (1899-1982), Princeton ’21 and *24, was a beloved long-serving member of the faculty and a prolific scholar.

Thursday, Feb 6, 2020

Professor Chika Okeke-Agulu named Kirk Varnedoe Visiting Professor at The Institute of Fine Arts for Spring 2020.

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019
by Professor Kaufmann
The class will explore the role of art in negotiating cultural difference in the historical Commonwealth of Poland-Lithuania.
Friday, Jun 14, 2019

On June 4, 2019, 23 concentrators in Art and Archaeology graduated as part of Princeton University’s Class of 2019.  The day before, at Class Day...

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019

Brigid Doherty’s colleagues in the departments of Art and Archaeology and German call her a rigorous scholar, natural teacher and model mentor.

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019

Five Art and Archaeology Ph.D.s Honored in Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, Apr 13, 2019

Please join the Department of Art and Archaeology, the Princeton University Art Museum, and the P.Y. and Kinmay W. Tang Center for East Asian Art...

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019

When Visual Resources staff discovered a barrel containing nine film canisters during a move in the Department of Art and Archaeology in late 2017...