As part of the major in Art History students are regularly involved in writing honors theses during their senior year; collaborating on curatorial projects at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum and with both the Chu-Griffis Asian Art Collection and the Wetmore Print Collection; and working with individual faculty on selected topics for independent research.

Recent Honors Theses Topics

Recent Exhibition Projects (Student/Faculty Collaborations)

Recent Independent Projects

  • Ethnic Minorities in Modern Chinese Art (2014)
  • Sensorial Experiences with Food and Art in Museums (2014)
  • Performing Race and Gender in Experimental Art (2013)
  • Connecticut College Arts Marketing Strategy Proposal (2013)
  • Dali: The Artist and the Self-Designed Home (2012)
  • Diego Rivera's Water, Source of Life Mural and Tlaloc Fountain (2012)
  • Museums as Utopian Spaces (2011)
  • The Role of Women Curators and Museum Founders (2011)