Welcome to the home pages for Art History at La Salle University! Here you can learn more about some of the art history courses offered at La Salle and about local art resources available to students at the University. These include La Salle’s own University Art Museum – a little-known, but exciting collection of works, including paintings, sculptures, and works on paper, dating from the 15th century to the present day.
- Promoting visual literacy, the ability to interpret and find meaning in objects and images.
- Fostering empathy for others, past and present, through the study of their visual art and cultural values.
- Providing students the critical thinking and writing skills to excel in careers in art history or in other disciplines.