AHIS 210 - Visual Arts: Modernism(s) (LS)

This course introduces students to the history of Modernism(s) as an on-going series of critical debates. Modernism(s) deals primarily with visual arts from the middle of the 19th through to the middle of the 20th century. Designed to support studio-based education in Fine Arts, Crafts, Design, Media Arts and Digital Technologies, this course emphasizes skills relevant to all visual art disciplines. Students will develop an awareness of connections between the visual arts and major socio-economic formations of Modernity such as urbanism, industrialization, technology, market economies, colonialism and post-colonialism, feminism and gender politics as understood from contemporary perspectives.

Course Credits:

3

Course Prerequisites

Any two 100-level SCCS courses (ENGL, HUMN, CCST, AHIS).

Fall

SectionCRNInstructorSchedule
A20561Somer, Christine
Monday, Wednesday
11:30am - 12:50pm room: 340

Winter

SectionCRNInstructorSchedule
A31385Dam, Cassandra
Monday, Wednesday
11:30am - 12:50pm room: 340