Courses

ARTH 151 Art, Culture & Society II

The rise of an increasingly literate urban middle-class leads to great changes in the history of art, starting with the birth of the Renaissance in Italy through to the influence of popular culture in 20th-centruy America. Students will explore the works of major figures in the history of painting, sculpture, and architecture from circa 1400-1980 within the context of radical cultural and societal change.(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Julia A. Sienkewicz T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

ARTH 286 Modern Art and Architecture

This course focusus on the major artists, stylistic traditions, and historical ideas of western art, architecture, and materical culture from ca.1850 through ca. 1945. Through the close study of works of art and their contemporary theoretical texts, students will be introduced to the formal and conceptual rise of Modernism from Impressionism through abstraction. (1) 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Julia A. Sienkewicz T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

HNRS 271 Race, Ethnicity, Art in US

Develops a sense of historical perspective and the ability to use the methodologies of the humanities or the fine arts by exploring a subject drawn from the period from 1500 to the present. Includes an engagement component that reaches beyond the classroom. Open to Honors students or non-Honors students with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.2. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 271 and INQ 271.)(1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Julia A. Sienkewicz T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM