ARTD 7180G Art Theory and Criticism

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ART 792.
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30 hours plus conference; 3 credits

Perspectives on art from different cultures and periods; interpretation and analysis of works of art through various approaches from art history, art criticism, and art theory. New materials and definitions of contemporary art. Topics include biography, formal analysis, iconography, social history, gender, race, psychoanalysis, modernism, post-structuralism.

Prerequisite: matriculation for the M.A. in art history or for the M.F.A. in art or permission of the deputy chairperson.


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