ARTH 325

The Cutting Edge: Art and Architecture Since 1900

This course explores the artistic trends in the West from 1900 to the present focusing on the relationship of artists and movements to historical and cultural events that shaped the period. Theoretical readings inform the study of painting, architecture, sculpture, photography, printmaking, installation and performance art from the modernism of the early twentieth century to current artistic movements.

Prerequisites: Second year standing or above.