Art history and Fine Arts Section, Department of arts and archaeology, University of Yaoundé I – Cameroon


Born out of the university reform of 29/01/1993, the Art History and Fine Arts section of the University of Yaounde I offers students training in the field of visual arts. This training is based on an approach of initiation to critical analysis and the production of works of art. The section also trains students to question and read the historical and current values of artistic expression in the life of societies in Africa and in the world.


Responsible: Paul-Henri Souvenir ASSAKO ASSAKO, Ph.D, art historian, senior lecturer and researcher, Head of Fine Arts and Art History Section