The Art Historians of Southern California “AHSC” was founded in 1959 and is a College Art Association “CAA” affiliated organization. AHSC’s focus is to bring art historians from a variety of professional backgrounds (universities, colleges, community colleges, museums, and galleries) throughout California to engage in dialogue about the most current scholarship and professional practices in the field of art history.

AHSC Board Positions- 2018

Walter Meyer President

Martina Pfleger Hesser Vice-President of Annual Meetings & Conferences

Gamble Madsen Administrative/Finance Director & Northern California Regional Officer

Ellis van den Boorgaard Outreach Director

Tom Folland Finance Director

Meggie Morris San Diego Regional Officer 

Sylvester Okwunodu Ogbechie  Santa Barbara/Central California Regional Officer

Jim Arthur Member at Large

Clare Kunny Member at Large

Juli Wolfgram Member at Large

Jean-Luc Bordeaux Board Member Emeritus
Donald Preziosi Board Member Emeritus