2018-2019 Residential Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 09, 2018  
2018-2019 Residential Undergraduate Catalog

AR 2230 (HS 2230) - History of American Art and Architecture


What is “American” about American art? How do the political, social and cultural events and ideals of an era shape the art and artists that emerge from it? This course will examine the visual culture of the United States from the colonial period through the early twentieth century. We will study art and architecture made in America as a reflection of its social, political, economic and cultural values. Seven week course. Offered every fourth year. (2 Credits)