Art history is important to study because it gives us knowledge, visual and verbal representation of things that happened in the past. Without art history, it would be difficult for us to keep track of what has happened in time past. It assist us to understand and appreciate our world better.
Art from the past gives us insight into the modern world. It also engages us and helps develop human intellectual ability, it assist us to explore challenges and test out ideas. Art history also add to our cultural depth and value.