Larson, Barbara

Chair Department of Art

PhD New York University, School of Fine Arts New York, New York 1996

Dr. Barbara Larson, chair and professor of modern European art history, teaches 19th and 20th century courses, including art and science in the 19th century, 19th century European art, women and art, and modern art.
Her research interests include science and 19th century visual culture, with a focus on evolutionism, medicine, history of the brain and mind, and the art movement Symbolism.