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ART H 309 C: Topics In Art History

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Modern Art in the US 1900–1950

Meeting Time: 
MWF 1:00pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
ART 229
SLN: 
10556
Instructor:
Juliet Sperling
Juliet Sperling

Syllabus Description:

Modern Art In the US, 1900-1950 OKEEFFE.jpeg 

Georgia O'Keeffe, Cow's Skull--Red, White, and Blue, 1931. Oil on canvas.

This course surveys arts of the United States in the first half of the 20th century. Situates images, visual practices, and artistic styles of the period within their social, historical, and cultural contexts. Major topics include American art's relation to urbanism, modern technology, race, ethnicity, immigration, political struggles, popular culture, modernism, and postmodernism.

Catalog Description: 
Topics vary.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
June 24, 2021 - 3:04pm

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