2020-2021
ART212: Survey of Art History II

About This Course

This course is the second half of a two-part introductory survey of art history which introduces the basic concepts of visual and contextual analysis in the form of a historical survey of paintings, sculpture, architecture, and other art forms from 1450 CE to the present day. Along with ART210, this course explores how and why works of art and visual culture function in context, paying attention to issues such as religious identity, politics, patronage, and gender while reflecting, too, on the ways in which these works are mediated and understood by viewers across time.

Course At A Glance

Credit Hours:

3

Department:

Art

Course Level:

Lower

Semesters Offered:

Spring

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