Art History

Beyond HWS

Art history graduates have chosen to work in museums and galleries, fine arts, commercial art, art therapy, media, art sales, fashion, textile and interior design, and education.

Our graduates have gone on to work for the following companies:

KSS Architects
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Conde Nast
Louis Vuitton
Quandrangle Group, LLC.
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Random House Publishing
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
Smith College Museum of Art
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Pratt Institute
Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme
Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Hudson Valley Contemporary Art Center
J. Crew
G3 Fashion
Vineyard Vines
DFS Galleria

Many of our graduates go on to graduate school in Fine Arts and Education, while others go on to earn an M.F.A. or Ph.D. Below is a sampling of some of the graduate schools HWS Art history majors have attended:

American University
Bryn Mawr College
Christie’s London
City University of New York
Cornell University
Indiana University
Nazareth College
New York University
Newcastle University
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Pratt University
Rochester Institute of Technology
Savannah College of Art and Design
School of Oriental and African Studies
Syracuse University
University of Florida
University of Maryland
University of Massachusetts
University of Pennsylvania
University of Washington
Virginia Commonwealth University



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