History Theory and Criticism

Upcoming Lectures

Apr 29, 2019 - 6:00pm
Harvey Molotch and Davide Ponzini
May 7, 2019 - 6:00pm
7-429/Long Lounge
Jonathan Crary


The History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture and Art (HTC) program aims to produce leading-edge scholars and intellectuals in the field of art and architectural history. We place a strong emphasis on historiography and analytical methodologies. Course offerings deal with the social and physical context of the built environment, the significant issues in current disciplinary thinking, as well as with the philosophical, political, and material contexts for works of art and architecture. We are proud of our long-standing relationship to and connection with peer institutions all around the world. More...