Art History: Mannerism - Michelangelo to Newman Painting: The 21st Century
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Painting: The 21st Century (AHISs217-18)

This course gives an overview of the main trends occurring in contemporary painting and will include a thematic survey of 20th and 21st century art with an emphasis on artists that are practicing today. It traces the historical precedents for the current trends in art and focuses on a thematic approach to viewing artists’ works. Themes addressed will include geometry, gesture, nature, bodies, architecture, narrative, decoration, fantasy, technology and science. This course will provide a whirlwind, yet comprehensive, overview of some the major artists of our generation. Course content is suitable to those wanting to learn more about contemporary art to inform their visits to museums and galleries as well as to artists who are looking for new sources of ideas and inspiration for their own work.
Thursdays 2pm - 5pm, May 16 - Jun 20, 2019 Cancelled
Wendy Welch
Tuition: $235.00 (18 hrs)
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Art History: Mannerism - Michelangelo to Newman (AHISs219-18)

This course takes a journey from Renaissance to Modern Art and looks at what happens to art movements in their second generation when trends, styles and preoccupations are set, and artists self-consciously press on to the development of their chosen style. Artists and movements covered include Michelangelo, Archimboldo, Bronzino, Fontana, The Antwerp Mannerists, El Greco, The French Academy in the early 1800s, Early Modernism and the Greenberg School of Modernism.
Tuesdays 2pm - 5pm, May 14 - Jun 18, 2019 Cancelled
Jessica Ziakin
Tuition: $235.00 (18 hrs)
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