HAA Awarded $1 Million Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant!

We are delighted to announce our successful application for a 1 million dollar grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation: (see University press release).  For the next four years, these funds will support our plan to establish a Pittsburgh Constellations Consortium.  Mellon assistance will allow us to solidify relationships between the Department of History of Art and Architecture and the extraordinarily rich cultural institutions that surround us in the city of Pittsburgh, including the Carnegie Museums, the Frick Art and Historical Center, the Heinz History Center and other local museums, galleries, archives, and libraries.  Read more.




The University Art Gallery will host a lecture and demonstration featuring Staycee Pearl, artistic director and founder of Staycee Pearl Dance Project in collaboration with her partner Herman Pearl.

The Pitt News, the daily student newspaper of the Univeristy of Pittsburgh, published an article on the recent exhibit opening put together by the Museum Studies Seminar. Click "read more" for the full article.