Critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

PhD dissertation authors and titles in art history and visual studies from US and Canadian institutions are published each year in Titles can be browsed by subject category or year.

Titles are submitted once a year by each institution granting the PhD in art history and/or visual studies. Submissions are not accepted from individuals, who should contact their department chair or secretary for more information. Institutions may have dissertation titles included by contacting The annual deadline is January 15 for titles from the preceding year.

Dissertations by year