Skip to content


Course Overview

This course focuses on major developments in art since the mid-19th century including painting, sculpture, architecture, photography, and the cinema. Technological innovations, the tendency toward rapid stylistic changes, and the materials and media most prevalent in our contemporary art scene are all discussed within their relevant historical, social, and cultural contexts. Field trips to galleries, museums, and related institutions are an important component of this course.

Credits: 3
Distribution: Bachelors, Undergraduate
Prerequisite: ART 140

Other Courses

An introduction to how we see and what we see including visual communication, perception, and literacy. While reviewing theories of ...
Credits: 3
An introduction to clay as an artistic medium. A variety of pots will be constructed using the following hand-building techniques: ...
Credits: 3
In this hands-on course students will learn the fundamentals of photography, including how to use 35 mm manual and SLR ...
Credits: 3

Admissions Requirements

Hearing Undergraduate