Martin Raish


Phone Number (208) 496-4919

Email Address

Email Address   Kirkham 106


  • B.A. Univ. California, Davis, 1969
  • M.A. New York Univ. Institute of Fine Arts, 1972
  • Ph.D. Univ. New Mexico (Albuquerque), 1984
  • MLIS (Library & Information Science) BYU, 1988


  • Art History, especially the ancient & medieval periods, with an emphasis on the art of ancient Mexico (Mayas, Aztecs, and their neighbors)

Courses Taught

  • Art 201 -- Art History I
  • Art 301 -- Egypt & Ancient Near East
  • Art 302 -- Greek & Roman Art
  • Art 303 -- Medieval Art
  • Art 305 -- Mesoamerican Art

Bro. Raish's photos

greek temple with tourists and ocean in the background

Lindos, Rhodes

colossal sculpture of Egyptian pharaoh in museum with tourists

Ramses II, Egypt

photo of large pyramid in jungle with tourists climbing the steps

Lamanai, Belize

temple carved into red rock wall

The Siq and the Treasury, Petra

interior of dome of Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul