ARTS 480 (01) - Introduction to Art History

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2019 - Full Term (01/22/2019 - 05/06/2019)
Class Size:   50  
CRN: 53887
Analysis of the central forms and meanings of art history through intensive study of selected artists and monuments. Includes works of architecture, sculpture, painting, and the graphic arts. Topics will vary but might include the Parthenon, Chartres Cathedral, Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling, Rembrandt's self-portraits, Monet's landscapes, Picasso's Guernica, Frank Lloyd Wright's Falling water, Georgia O'Keeffe's abstractions, ukiyo-e prints, and Benin sculpture.
Equivalent(s): ARTS 480W
Attributes: Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Melissa Trafton

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/22/2019 5/6/2019 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am PCAC A218
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Booklist

Marilyn Stokstad, "Art: A Brief History" (one-volume paperback). Any edition 3rd (2007)-6th (2015) is fine. (Do not confuse this with a book by the same author called "Art History" which is much more expensive and the paperback is a two-volume set.)