Resources for teaching a global art history survey

Here you’ll find sample lesson plans, suggested reading for students, and instructor resources on a variety of artworks from across the globe. Feel free to pick and choose what works best for you to incorporate into your teaching.  These pages will be updated with slide presentations and additional resources, so please visit regularly.  We always welcome suggestions for more material – if you have any, please email Malka Simon at  

Introductory Material

Ancient Art

Medieval Art

Early Modern Art

Modern Art