SLU-Madrid's Department of Fine and Performing Arts offers five areas of study for all students to explore: art history, dance, music, studio and theatre. Performances, concerts and exhibits bring performers, artists and audience members together.
Examining the significance of art across cultures and throughout history is the basis of art history at SLU-Madrid, you’ll explore the cultural, historical and social contexts of art.
If you major or minor in art history at SLU-Madrid, you can complete all of your courses on the Madrid campus or choose to study for one semester in St. Louis, Missouri. You will have the opportunity to apply for internships at cultural centres and artistic institutions in Madrid, including the offices of Sotheby's and Christie’s auction houses.