home

Earn Your Art History Degree Abroad

Study Art History in Italy

Florence, Italy is known around the world as the birthplace of the Renaissance. Within the city are hundreds of years of history and culture to be explored and studied. Earn your Bachelor’s degree in Art History at Marist-LdM, and uncover the inspiration that motivated renowned artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Dante, and Michelangelo.

As a student studying Art History in Italy, you are provided with a variety of festivals, museums, and galleries to explore. Many classes incorporate trips to some of these locations to connect your classroom studies with real-world examples. Many of the museums in Florence are home to famous works of art such as Michelangelo’s David and Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus.” As an Art History major, studying abroad allows you to expand beyond your textbook and experience these famous works in person. Taking advantage of these opportunities is important in order to fully experience the lifestyle of studying abroad.

Florence was home to the Medici family who supported many of these Renaissance artists during their time. While abroad in Italy, you can experience what life was like for them as you navigate the streets of open markets and cafés, and walk through the painted frescoes of the Duomo and Palazzo Vecchio. The Medici’s inspired and supported many of these creations. While you are earning your Art History degree abroad, you too can see what life was once like during this time of art revival.

The Bachelor’s degree in Art History is uniquely linked with several other programs at Marist-LdM. If students are interested in becoming curators or museum managers, they can enroll in the Museology and Exhibition Management program. Students who would like to learn Conservation and Restoration of Art are able to enroll in conservation theory courses and pursue secondary degrees. Marist-LdM Art History professors are leaders in international art business, and provide many opportunities for students to expand their coursework and learn about the business of art. Studying Art History in Italy provides students with endless degree benefits.

Earn your Art History Degree in Florence, Italy with Marist-LdM, and create a degree program that inspires your passion for the world of art. Contact us to learn more about Marist-LdM and the Art History Bachelor’s degree program. 

edit