a history of western art

from the renaissance to the present

schedule

thurs 8 sept • intro to the course; how to analyze and interpret images

the 1400s  (read Stokstad chs. 18, 19, & 20)

tues 13 sept • the Italian Renaissance

thurs 15 sept • the Northern Renaissance

the 1500s  (read Stokstad chs. 21 & 22)

tues 20 sept • the High Renaissance

thurs 22 sept • the High Renaissance continued / the Late Renaissance

tues 27 sept • the Late Renaissance

the 1600s (read Stokstad ch. 23)

thurs 29 sept • the Italian Baroque

tues 4 oct • the Dutch Baroque

thurs 6 oct • catch-up, review for exam 1

tues 11 oct • exam 1

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the 1700s & early 1800s  (read Stokstad ch. 30)

thurs 13 oct • the French Baroque and Rococo

tues 18 oct • Neo-Classicism and Romanticism

thurs 20 oct Romanticism and Realism

tues 25 oct • Landscape painting


the late 1800s  (read Stokstad ch. 31)

thurs 27 oct Academic art and Manet

tues 1 nov  • Impressionism

thurs 3 nov Symbolism

tues 8 nov • catch-up, review for exam 2

thurs 10 nov • exam 2

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the early 1900s (read Stokstad ch. 32)

tues 15 nov  • Picasso and Cubism

thurs 17 nov • Expressionism

tues 22 nov  • Dada and Surrealism museum paper due

thurs 24 nov • Thanksgiving Day Holiday

tues 29 nov • Abstract Expressionism

the late 1900s (read Stokstad ch. 33)

thurs 1 dec • Johns, Rauschenberg, and Pop Art

tues 6 dec • Feminisms and activist art

thurs 8 dec • Review for exam 3


ARH 102A (11-12:15 class) exam 3 (non-cumulative)

mon 12 dec • 2:00 3:30, Samia Center B16


ARH 102B (3:30-4:45 class) exam 3 (non-cumulative)

tues 13 dec • 2:00 3:30, Samia Center B16

there are 2 sections of this class:  be sure you get the right exam time for your section