Art History

Faculty

Office:
Tomi Johnston

Degrees:
  • BA, Psychology, ASU
  • MA, Art History, ASU

Courses Taught:
  • ARH 100 - Introduction to Art
  • ARH 101 - Prehistoric Through Gothic Art
  • ARH 102 - Renaissance Through Contemporary Art
  • ARH 115 - History of Photography
  • ARH 201 - Art of Asia
  • ARH 216 - Pre-Columbian Art History
  • ARH 240 - Art and Architecture of the Islamic World to 1800

Teaching/Research Interests:
  • Art of Asia
  • Art of Mesoamerica / Mexico
  • Dutch Baroque
  • Early 20th Century Art
  • Islamic Art

Teaching Philosophy:
  • Multi-disciplinary
  • Skill building
  • Stress inclusiveness / diversity

Professional Activities:
  • PVCC Residential Faculty since 2014
  • PVCC Adjunct Faculty since 2006
  • East-West Center 2007
  • Study Abroad Program to Cuba, 2016
  • Member of CAA
  • Member of Sixteenth Century Society
Office:
Barclay Schraff

Degrees:
  • BA, Art history, MA, Art history

Courses Taught:
  • Introduction to Art (ARH100), Pre-Historic to Gothic (ARH 101), Renaissance to Contemporary (ARH 102)

Teaching/Research Interests:
  • 19th and 20th century art of Europe and America

Teaching Philosophy:
  • Writing about art, exposing students to non-western art, teaching students to understand modernism and abstraction.

Professional Activities:
  • Past museum professional: National Gallery of Art, (1991-1996), Chrysler Museum of Art (1996-2005),