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Art History, from Prehistoric times to Contemporary

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Welcome to /r/ArtHistory

This is a community of art enthusiasts interested in a vast range of movements, styles, media, and methodologies. Please feel free to share your favorite articles, essays, artists, or artworks.

Posts about identifying a particular artwork should be submitted to /r/WhatIsThisPainting instead.


"ArtHistory Discusses" is a sub-wide structured discussion which introduces a new topic around every month. We also have a general Q&A thread where we answer your questions about art history.

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  • /r/Art
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  • /r/Whatisthispainting
  • /r/ArtDocumentaries
  • /r/minimalist_art
  • /r/Aesthetics
  • /r/ArtsHub
  • /r/MuseumPros
  • /r/ArtConservation
  • /r/ArtistoftheDay
  • /r/Romanticism
  • /r/Ancient_art
  • /r/Medievalart

  • Art Image Subreddits
  • /r/Museum
  • /r/oldmaps
  • /r/BattlePaintings
  • /r/SovietPosters
  • /r/SocialistArt
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  • Geographic Art Subreddits
  • /r/japanart
  • /r/chinaart
  • /r/Koreaart
  • /r/Canadianart
  • /r/southasianart
  • /r/african_art

  • Making Art Related Subreddits
  • /r/IDAP
  • /r/sketches
  • /r/redditgetsdrawn
  • /r/sketchdaily

  • Thought-provoking Subreddits
  • /r/HistoryofIdeas
  • /r/HistoryNetwork
  • /r/DepthHub
  • /r/CriticalTheory
  • /r/badarthistory

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