College of Fine & Performing Arts

Art History Areas

Art History specialists

Art History at Western Washington University is focused on undergraduate education. Each of our faculty members holds a Ph.D., and create a rigorous and thorough curriculum, which they instruct. Your classroom experiences are shaped and directed by their dedication and continuing growth as scholars and leaders in their respective areas.

  • Javier Berzal de Dios: Early modern European art and architecture; critical theory and phenomenology
  • Monique Kerman: African art and visual culture; 20th and 21st century art of the African diaspora; feminist and post-colonial theory
  • Barbara L. Miller: visual culture, gender studies, modern art, and contemporary art, film and new media
  • Julia Sapin: Pacific, Asian and Northwest Coast art and visual culture and cross-cultural studies