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Miranda H.
30/hour

Experienced ESL/Humanities tutor for people of all ages.

I graduated with Bachelor's degrees in History and Art History in 2010. Two years later, I completed a Master's degree in museum studies. Following my graduate studies, I began teaching adult History and Art History at a... read more

30/hour
5.0 (68)
255 hours tutoring
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I graduated with Bachelor's degrees in History and Art History in 2010. Two years later, I completed a Master's degree in museum studies. Following my graduate studies, I began teaching adult History and Art History at a... read more

Frances J.
80/hour

Experienced Ivy League Tutor - Writing, Reading, SSAT, ISEE

I have worked as a freelance writer, taught college-level humanities courses, and worked extensively with peers and students on a range of writing projects. Art History Qualifications: I have two (!) Masters degrees in Art History... read more

80/hour
5.0 (133)
13 hours tutoring Art History out of 508 hours
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I have worked as a freelance writer, taught college-level humanities courses, and worked extensively with peers and students on a range of writing projects. Art History Qualifications: I have two (!) Masters degrees in Art History... read more

Jason H.
75/hour

Digital Art Instructor with emphasis in 2D and 3D animation

Jason received his BA from Amherst College in Fine Arts and also holds a BFA and MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. During his academic career he completed several independent animated shorts including 'Chushingura: The Tale of... read more

75/hour
5.0 (362)
44 hours tutoring Art History out of 1,294 hours
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Jason received his BA from Amherst College in Fine Arts and also holds a BFA and MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. During his academic career he completed several independent animated shorts including 'Chushingura: The Tale of... read more

William R.
110/hour

Dec. 2020: Congratulations to Katy and Akshay: Harvard and Columbia!

...for the Grand Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. I moved to Europe for 13 years, where I worked as a translator for Art History books and for television. I continued to work in the film industry; for five years I was under contract to New Line ... read more

110/hour
5.0 (1786)
25 hours tutoring Art History out of 6,423 hours
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...for the Grand Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. I moved to Europe for 13 years, where I worked as a translator for Art History books and for television. I continued to work in the film industry; for five years I was under contract to New Line ... read more

Skye G.
80/hour

Professor of Western Art History with 5 Years of Experience

I have developed and taught college courses in Western Art History, Art Appreciation, and Art Theory, specializing in Renaissance through the rise of Modernism as well as Contemporary Art. I offer guidance with analyzing and interpreting... read more

80/hour
4.9 (146)
152 hours tutoring Art History out of 520 hours
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I have developed and taught college courses in Western Art History, Art Appreciation, and Art Theory, specializing in Renaissance through the rise of Modernism as well as Contemporary Art. I offer guidance with analyzing and interpreting... read more

Heather C.
50/hour

MA in Art History with a 3.90 GPA in grad school

I have an MA in art history, specializing in the art of Indigenous and colonial North America. Outside of my area of focus, I have taken graduate level courses in early Medieval art, Baroque art, contemporary art and theory, Renaissance... read more

50/hour
4.7 (3)
37 hours tutoring Art History out of 44 hours
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I have an MA in art history, specializing in the art of Indigenous and colonial North America. Outside of my area of focus, I have taken graduate level courses in early Medieval art, Baroque art, contemporary art and theory, Renaissance... read more

Cameron M.
45/hour

Experienced Art Tutor For Painting/Drawing/History, All Levels

Topics I can help with include ancient history, broader European history, German history, Latin American history, pre-Modern art history, Modern art history, and anything regarding contemporary art. I also have work experience in... read more

45/hour
5.0 (5)
4 hours tutoring Art History out of 22 hours
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Topics I can help with include ancient history, broader European history, German history, Latin American history, pre-Modern art history, Modern art history, and anything regarding contemporary art. I also have work experience in... read more

Viktoria M.
48/hour

Russian with a Great Teacher, Translator, and Art Historian

I received two summa cum lauded degrees in Art History from Saint Petersburg State University-Bard College joint program and from the University of the South. I have experience working at the State Hermitage Museum, Peggy Guggenheim... read more

48/hour
5.0 (101)
104 hours tutoring Art History out of 348 hours
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I received two summa cum lauded degrees in Art History from Saint Petersburg State University-Bard College joint program and from the University of the South. I have experience working at the State Hermitage Museum, Peggy Guggenheim... read more

Karim S.
40/hour

Masters in Fine Art

I have studied art history at the graduate level (Otis College of Art and Design MFA 2018) and have taught art history through Wyzant as well as in my role as teacher's assistant at Otis College of Art and Design read more

40/hour
4.9 (243)
8 hours tutoring Art History out of 715 hours
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I have studied art history at the graduate level (Otis College of Art and Design MFA 2018) and have taught art history through Wyzant as well as in my role as teacher's assistant at Otis College of Art and Design read more

Alexandra H.
59/hour

Poli Sci Ph.D., taught Western Civ, Great Books, cross-listed History

I studied the history of European political theory. This required me to learn general European history, European literary and art history, and history of European philosophy. My own research on the history of European architecture drew... read more

59/hour
5.0 (1102)
114 hours tutoring Art History out of 2,816 hours
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I studied the history of European political theory. This required me to learn general European history, European literary and art history, and history of European philosophy. My own research on the history of European architecture drew... read more

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 Question

How would you define Art History in your own words?
The history of art is the history of humanity as told through objects of aesthetic achievement. Importantly, objects can reveal certain aspects about a particular culture that other forms of culture (i.e. literature) may not. Yet, one has to develop the necessary analytical skills in order to... read more
The history of art is the history of humanity as told through objects of aesthetic achievement. Importantly, objects can reveal certain aspects... read more
Answered • 03/30/18

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How would you define Art History in your own words?
The most important class I ever took wasn't in college, and it wasn't in my doctoral program. It was in high school, and it was Art History. The notion that art could serve as this amazing, complex, symbolic repository of human ideas about politics, philosophy, beauty, economics and business,... read more
The most important class I ever took wasn't in college, and it wasn't in my doctoral program. It was in high school, and it was Art History. The... read more
Alexandra H.

Alexandra H. answered • 03/16/18

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How would you define Art History in your own words?
Art History encompasses the broad range of artworks created throughout human history. Humans have created art for thousands of years, longer than the existence of written language. The history of art can be used to study a society and its values.
Art History encompasses the broad range of artworks created throughout human history. Humans have created art for thousands of years, longer than... read more
Answered • 04/23/18

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How would you define Art History in your own words?
From the earliest art we know of, it's obvious that cultures are the "soil" that art grows from. But cave art or Venus figures should no way be considered primitive or inept. Each place and time has contributed spectacular visual creations, and all are now part of human kind's vocabulary of... read more
From the earliest art we know of, it's obvious that cultures are the "soil" that art grows from. But cave art or Venus figures should no way be... read more
Don R.

Don R. answered • 03/19/18

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