detail from a late Yuan dynasty (14th c.) mural


two perspectives

Two Perspectives on Ghosts



By the Book

Buzz Spector, MFA'78, reflects on a life of art and words


new faculty

New Faculty, Fall 2016

More Stories

faculty books
Vu Tran, Dragonfish (2015)

Excerpt: Dragonfish

"It was the sound of us leaving everything behind."
humanities at work
Social media

Social Ladder

Two MAPH alumni build careers in social media marketing
visual arts
UChicago artists, including Buzz Spector, worked out of Midway Studios until the Department of Visual Arts moved to the Logan Center in 2012.

Present and Past

A brief history of the Department of Visual Arts
graduate students
Nora Lambert, Art History Ph.D. student

Humanistic Journeys

Through Lindsay Fellowships, students explore premodern China and Renaissance Italy.