• Annual Juried Student Exhibition

    Annual Juried Student Exhibition – Madison Senseney ’15 is awarded the Juror’s Award for her 5th c. B.C. Greek Replication and Variation, (ceramic).

  • NYC 2015

    Senior Art & Art History students, together with their professors, tour The Greenwich Pottery House during the department annual trip to New York City.

  • Art & Art History Alumni Lecture

    Stephanie Daugherty ’10, Associate Manager and Curator of The President Woodrow Wilson House (Washington DC), shares valuable advice, on different types of work involved in museums and historical institutions for an ongoing lecture series, “Where are they now? Art History Alums in the Field”

Art & Art History Programs

The department offers a flexible program of study in interrelated studio and art history courses, with potential majors in two areas, art history and studio art. The department encourages students from other disciplines than art to select courses from both areas.

The department offers:

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

Overview of Art & Art History

Professor Felicia Else discusses what makes the Art & Art History department unique at Gettysburg.


Katherine House '11 works abroad

Katherine House '11Academic Focus: Studio art major; art history minor

Study Abroad: Aix-en-Provence, France through the IAU College (IAU) in Fall 2009

Current Job: Enrollment Advisor and the United States Office Coordinator for the IAU College (IAU)

“Studying abroad allows you to gain an appreciation and understanding for a culture other than your own, allowing for a greater global awareness,” House said.

Currently, House works with students, parents, and study abroad offices in the United States and France to enroll students in the IAU’s programs.