The Art History Lynk: Classroom to Career

Beyond the Gates

Alumnae of the art history program have taken many career paths. Some are currently pursuing graduate degrees, others work in museums and universities, and still others have found that the skills they learned as art history majors have transferred to a variety of careers.

Artist Joan Jonas ’58 in her studio. Photo by Joe Lawton.
Joan Jonas ’58 is representing the U.S. at Venice Biennale.
Lyndsey Ingram standing in front of a painting
Lyndsey Ingram ’2001: my internship was the most meaningful and significant thing that happened at the start of my career.
McKenzie Conner working as a docent in a gallery
McKenzie Conner ’13: Learning another language and culture led to insighta into the background of its artists I would never otherwise understand.