ARTH 255

Contemporary Art

Area III, 18th Century to the Present. The course will focus on visual culture from a global viewpoint beginning around 1970 and continuing through the present day. Traditional art forms, such as painting, sculpture, and architecture, as well as art that draws from a wide variety of media, including digital, environmental, and body art, will be covered. Particular emphasis will be placed on art that is being produced at present. V.1, V.6a