Art & Art History

Our Faculty

  • Elizabeth Chiles

    Part-Time Assistant Professor of Art
    (512) 863-1727
    Fine Arts 244
    email
  • Associate Professor of Art History
    (512) 863-1664
    Fine Arts 233
    email
    Specialty: Pre-Columbian and Colonial Latin America
  • Professor of Art History
    (512) 863-1376
    Fine Arts 243
    email
    Specialty: Architectural History (Greek and Roman, Modern), Art History (Greek and Roman), Architectural Design (introductory, structural and historical design), classical archaeology, international cultural properties management.               
  • Assistant Professor of Art History
    (512) 863-1057
    Fine Arts 135
    email
    Specialty: East Asian Art History; Art and Archaeology of Early China
  • Thomas Nichols

    Part-time Assistant Professor of Art
    (512) 863-1730
    Fine Arts 244
    email
  • Part-Time Assistant Professor of Art
    (512) 863-1504
    Fine Arts 244
    email
  • Professor of Art History
    (512) 863-1349
    Fine Arts 232
    email
    Specialty: Modern German and Austrian art; European modernism; history of art history.
  • Professor of Art
    (512) 863-1355
    Fine Arts 366
    email
    Specialty: Painting, printmaking and drawing
  • Professor of Art
    (512) 863-1370
    STU CER
    email
    Specialty: Ceramics and Design
  • Professor of Art
    (512) 863-1302
    STU Sculp
    email
    Specialty: Sculpture, computer modeling and animation, rapid prototyping, digital photography

Staff

  • Visual Resources Librarian
    (512) 863-1024
    Fine Arts 348
    email
    Specialty: To see what's new with the department, and with the visual resources field in general, check out the SU VRC's blog at: http://southwesternvrc.blogspot.com/
  • Kate Nelson

    Technical Assistant
    (512) 863-1599
    Fine Arts n/a
    email
  • Kristen Van Patten

    Technical Assistant/Exhibition Coordinator
    (512) 863-1648
    Fine Arts n/a
    email

Art & Art History

  • Contact

    Chair of Art History
    Thomas Howe, Ph.D.
    Professor of Art History
    512-863-1376
    email

    Chair of Studio Art
    Victoria Star Varner, MFA
    Professor of Art
    512-863-1355
    email

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