TWENTIETH CENTURY ART TO 1940

MODERN ART


...... ah391 ..... cas314 ..... tuesday & thursday 8-9:30 am ..... 

This course aims:

  • To provide an overview of the major works of modern art made in the first half of the 20th century;
  • To place those works in the context of major historical events and technological advances;
  • To investigate the formal aspects of those works;
  • To review various methods of defining (and questioning) the modern;
  • and to show just how THOUGHT PROVOKING, FUNNY, SCARY, and WILD modern art can be.