This interdisciplinary program shared between the Art and Art History programs is designed to help students relate an understanding of artistic creativity to their major field of study.

Fast Facts
  • Be guided by faculty who are internationally recognized experts in their fields
  • Change the way you see the world
  • Work and explore in San Antonio’s excellent museums and galleries
Student admiring gallery wall of art


What You'll Study

Artistic creativity through the times


Student artistry, architecture across time, urban history and artistic practices  

Trinity faculty help students develop as artists through guidance and connection, while art history faculty provide expertise in the art of Mesopotamia, late Medieval and Renaissance art, nineteenth- and twentieth-century painting and photography, Latin American art, and architectural history.

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Mark Garrison, Ph.D.
Acting Chair
Alice P. Brown Distinguished Professor
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Laura Agoston, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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Douglas Brine, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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Jessica Halonen, M.F.A.
Associate Professor
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Jongwon Lee, M.F.A.
Associate Professor
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Yinshi Lerman-Tan, Ph.D.
Trinity University-San Antonio Museum of Art Postdoctoral Fellow
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Kathryn O'Rourke, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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Adam Schreiber, M.F.A.
Associate Professor

Student Opportunities

Research Opportunities

Students may serve as research assistants to faculty members or undertake summer research supported by a Mellon Summer Research Fellowship.


Study Abroad

Venture to London, Paris, Florence, Edinburgh, Mexico City, Tokyo, and around the world!


The art and art history programs make full use of San Antonio’s rich cultural resources. Students routinely work in local museums and galleries.


Spaces and Facilities

The Michael and Noémi Neidorff Art Gallery serves the Trinity University by presenting dynamic programs of exhibitions, lectures, and events.

Lectures and Events

The Stieren Arts Enrichment Series brings distinguished artists and art historians to campus to lecture and show their work. 

Honors Programs

Honors may be awarded to those students who complete a thesis during the senior year.

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