Students in the History and Theory of Contemporary Art program from San Francisco Art Institute engage a variety of analytic models through a curriculum addressing questions such as the influence of media and notions of reproducibility; the role of the artist as a social researcher, interventionist, or activist; the influence of globalization; questions of authorship and appropriation; the legacy and currency of feminism and gender studies; and the lineage of modernism and postmodernism.
- The field is open to students’ interests and inquiry, and students are pushed to anticipate what questions future art historical scholarship will need to pose.
- Methods and Theories of Art History
- Global Perspectives of Modernity
- Art History, Critical Studies
- Graduate Lecture Series
- Research and Writing Colloquium
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesHistory Art History View 810 other Masters in History in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Online application, including the $75 application fee
- Portfolio and artist statement (BFA applicants only)
- Critical essay (BA applicants only)
- Letter of recommendation
- Official high school/secondary school transcript(s) or CHSPE/GED certificate
- Official college transcript(s)
- Minimum of 30 Transfer Credits
International47850 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 47850 USD per year during 24 months.
National47850 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 47850 USD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for San Francisco
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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