People

Art History Faculty

Paul Staiti
Professor of Fine Arts on the Alumnae Foundation
Phone: 
413-538-2244
Office: 
208 Art Building
Office hours: 
On Leave Spring 2015
Specialization: American art & film; cultural history
Bettina Bergmann, Chair
Helene Phillips Herzig '49 Professor of Art
Phone: 
413-538-5485
Office: 
204 Art Building
Specialization: Ancient art; Greek and Roman art; the art of landscape
Michael T. Davis
Professor of Art History
Phone: 
413-538-2474
Office: 
206 Art Building
Specialization: French Gothic architecture of the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries; the history of modern architecture; the arts of Islam
Amanda Gilvin
Five College Mellon Fellow & Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History
Phone: 
413-538-3563
Office: 
211B Art Building
Specialization: African art
Anthony Lee
Idella Plimpton Kendall Professor of Art History
Phone: 
413-538-2243
Office: 
209 Art Building
Specialization: Modern and contemporary art; history of photography
Jessica Maier
Assistant Professor of Art History
Phone: 
413-538-2475
Office: 
205 Art Building
Specialization: Renaissance and Baroque Art; Visual culture of early modern Italy, including cartography and print culture as well as art and architecture
Ajay Sinha
Professor of Art History
Phone: 
413-538-2473
Office: 
207 Art Building
Specialization: Arts of Asia; Indian art and films

Emeriti

Robert Herbert
Professor Emeritus of Art History
Phone: 
413-534-8313
Office: 
312 Skinner Hall
John Varriano
Professor Emeritus of Art History

Art Department Staff

Rose Ryan
Senior Administrative Assistant
Phone:: 
413-538-2200
Office:: 
201 Art Building
Office hours:: 
Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm