As the Ruth Rippon Curator of Ceramics, her duties include research into the collection, acquiring artworks for the Museum’s permanent collection, and organizing contemporary and historic ceramics exhibitions and publications.

The department invites applications for a tenure-track position in any area within the Arts, Architecture, and Material Culture of the United States.

The Department seeks applications for a pool of qualified lecturers to teach lower and upper-division lecture courses.

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Photographing Santa Barbara: From Back Alleys to the Grand Estates

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A view of the History of Art & Architecture's Center for Object Based Research and Learning before the inaugural meeting of ARTHI 186SV: Seminar in Modern Architecture: Bauhaus in California, taught by Professor Volker M. Welter in Fall 2019. Instructors hold courses in COBRAL to teach with objects borrowed from the Art, Design & Architecture Museum and the Architecture and Design Collection for study and facilitating discussion. (image taken 9/30/19)

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