Art History

The art history program at Calvin will enable you to understand how visual images and objects affect the way we live. In this program, you will take courses in Western and non-Western art and museum studies and prepare for graduate work or to work in a gallery or museum.

Careers in Art History

As a graduate of this program, you might find work as a:

  • Curator
  • Art Critic
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer

See job placement rates for Calvin grads.

Student Involvement

Join other students in writing and photographing for the Chimes orDialogue; get involved with the Calvin Video Network and the Visual Arts Guild


Henry Luttikhuizen
Program Director
Department of Art and Art History
(616) 526-6327