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ARTH 2600 Introduction to Modern Western Art, From the Age of Revolutions to the Age of Capital

Course description

Considers modern art in a historical and cultural context, from painting associated with the French Revolution through American pop art. The emphasis is on major movements and artists: Neo-Classicism (David), Romanticism (Delacroix), Realism (Courbet), Impressionism (Monet), Post-Impressionism (Van Gogh), Cubism (Picasso), Fauvism (Matisse), Surrealism (Miro), Abstract Expressionism (Pollock), and Pop Art (Warhol). Different critical approaches are examined.


ARTH 2600 001-LEC On-campus 6-week session

Session:6-week session
Class dates:June 24-August 6, 2019
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:M-F 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM Goldwin Smith Hall 142
Grade:Student option
Instructor:Dadi, M. (mid1)
Max. enroll:35
To enroll:Enroll online or submit a paper enrollment form. Enroll now.

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