Beth s gersh nesic phd is the founder and director of the new york arts exchange who lectures teaches and writes about art history updated june 11 2017 you have been assigned an art history paper to write you would like to finish your assignment on time with a minimum of stress and your . This handout discusses several common types of art history assignments and talks about various strategies and resources that will help you write your art history papers what is art history many students do not get a chance to study art history until they take a college course so art history may be a new field of study for you. Writing a formal analysis in art history the goal of a formal analysis is to explain how the formal elements of a work of art affect the representation of the subject matter and expressive content the emphasis should be on analyzing the formal elements not interpreting the artwork that said an understanding of the meaning of. A guide to writing in art history page 1 the basic trouble with writing about art or even thinking about art for that matter is that we have to employ words to describe explain evoke or other wise circumnavigate sensory experience plan of the book this book is intended as an introduction to writing about art but many of the chal. Writing a paper for an art history course is similar to the analytical research based papers that you may have written in english literature courses or history courses although art historical research and writing does include the analysis of written documents there are distinctive differences between art history writing and other disciplines
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