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Survey of major movements and figures of modern European art (c.1860-1940) through close engagement with key artworks. Artists considered include Manet, Monet, Morisot, Pissarro, Menzel, Seurat, Van Gogh, Cézanne, Picasso, Matisse, Duchamp, Mondrian, Malevich, Vertov. Topics include Impressionism, Postimpressionism, Cubism, Fauvism, Dadaism, Constructivism, Surrealism; urbanism and the “painting of modern life”; landscape and changing ideas of nature; the gendering of art; the rise of the avant garde. Includes visits to local museums.

Basic Enrollment Requirements: Unofficial Transcript – High School Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, or progress towards a Bachelor’s Degree + 3.0 GPA.

Instructor Approval: Not Required.

Remission Eligible: Yes; first day of term; all university policies apply.

Refund Policy: Course Policy 1

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School of Arts & Sciences