Design, Environment and the Arts (History, Theory, and Criticism), PhD

The history, theory and criticism concentration within the PhD program in design, environment and the arts focuses on the theoretical dimensions in areas of architectural, design and art history including critical discourse in the design or art disciplines. The program offers classes and research across many cultures and time periods, geographies, and multiple approaches and methodologies within the art history program.

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Design, Environment and the Arts (History, Theory, and Criticism), PhD
Design & the Arts, Herberger Institute for


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