Due to the recent weather closures, the deadline for making schedule adjustments (Drop/Add period) has been extended until Tuesday, January 23 at 5:00 p.m. The final fee payment deadline has been extended to Wednesday, January 24 at 5:00 p.m. Further information on any additional changes to the spring calendar will be forthcoming.

Timothy Silva


Instructor of Art History


East Stadium 201
(985) 549-5074




Timothy Silva, whose specialization is in Italian Renaissance and Baroque art, teaches Art History Survey and upper level Italian Renaissance, Baroque, Medieval, and Classical Art History courses. Mr. Silva holds a B.A., M.A., and coursework toward a Doctorate in the Philosophy in the History and Criticism of Art.


While his primary research interest includes religious representations of social and political issues, he further addresses iconographical studies and social and political implications of patronage in Renaissance Italy. His teaching focuses on geographically influenced cultural differences and a contextual examination of the works of masters, such as Andrea del Castagno and Andrea del Sarto. Additionally, he closely follows the discussions of artifact repatriation.