MAY 30, 2018
2018 Millson Lecture: "Masks and the Aesthetic Emotions" by Prof. Z.S. Strother, Columbia University

MARCH 12, 2018
2018 McGinn Lecture by Professor Lamia Balafrej

JANUARY 28, 2018
From Refugee to Icon Hunter: A Woman's Pursuit of Justice in the World of Art Trafficking

NOVEMBER 7, 2017
Job Announcement: Assistant Professor in the Arts of Japan

The Department of Art History, University of California, Los Angeles, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor specializing in the arts of Japan, to start July 1, 2018. We seek a scholar whose work emphasizes methodological innovation as well as connections between Japan and other traditions, and who is interested in cross-field collaboration within the department and the university. Ph.D. in hand at time of appointment required. We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.

Please submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, sample publication, and names and contact information for three referees online here. For more information, contact Prof. Lothar von Falkenhausen (, Chair, Search Committee. Application deadline: December 15, 2017.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

NOVEMBER 6, 2017
Lecture by Professor Maria Loh, CUNY Hunter College

OCTOBER 26, 2017
"What is a Photo Exhibition?" by Manfred Heiting

OCTOBER 21, 2017
Art History Graduate Symposium 2017

OCTOBER 23, 2017
Lecture by John Onians, Professor Emeritus, University of East Anglia

Pathways to Korean Art History: Symposium in honor of Professor Burglind Jungmann

April 6, 2017
Weaving on the Wall: Architecture & Textile in Medieval Spain