News

March 2-5: Exploring Fields of Study Office Hours for First Years: Get to Know AFVS!

February 23, 2021

Attention First Year students: As part of Exploring Fields of Study, AFVS is hosting drop in office hours throughout the week of Tuesday March 2 through Friday March 5 with AFVS professors. You are invited to drop in at any time during these hours to learn more about the department—concentrating, doing a secondary field, taking courses—anything!  These office hours, which you can include in your Advising Conversation Report, are listed in this calendar, and also appear on the Harvard College Calendar (https://calendar.college....

Read more about March 2-5: Exploring Fields of Study Office Hours for First Years: Get to Know AFVS!
Students in critique in Making Mischief, taught by Professor Sharon Harper, Fall 2019

Spring 2021 in AFVS

January 11, 2021
 
This Spring 2021, the Department of Art, Film, and Visual Studies will offer courses in Studio Art and Film Making, including photography, animation, video art, painting, drawing, printmaking, sound, and sculpture, as well as film and visual studies, critical theory, and the study of the built environment. For view our full list of courses, visit our ...
Read more about Spring 2021 in AFVS
Chris Killip

The AFVS Department mourns the death of Chris Killip

October 20, 2020
 

CHRIS KILLIP (1946 – 2020)

 

The AFVS Department mourns the death of Chris Killip who passed away on October 13, 2020. As Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies from 1991 to 2017, Chris was a beloved colleague and mentor to many. During his tenure Chris defined the photography program where his legendary 40A course, Fundamentals of Still Photography, long served as a critical entry point to VES and to art making for thousands of students. Chris’s impassioned teaching...

Read more about The AFVS Department mourns the death of Chris Killip