Art History : An examination of the historical avant-garde (dada, soviet constructionism, and surrealism), Duchamp, and abstraction up to Abstract Expressionism. Examines how post-WWI art practices negotiate the intertwining of aesthetics and revolution, art and mass culture, modernism and modernity, imagined and material space, gender and sexuality, horizontality and verticality.
Terms: Winter 2014
Instructors: Vanessa Rounthwaite (Winter)
Prerequisite: one 200-level Art History course recommended, or by permission of the instructor.