This course is a critical history of 20th century European art and traces the subsequent development of art in the U.S. from the 1940s to contemporary times. The aim of this course is to study the assumptions and achievements of modernism. Art will be placed within the context of the rapid aesthetic, social, economic, theoretical and political upheavals of the period.
AHIS 211 is an approved Culture and Creative Expression course for Cap Core requirements.
AHIS 211 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.
Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).
|Fall 2018 onwards