Art History

ART 201 History of Western Art • 5 Cr.

Surveys the history of Western art from prehistoric Europe and the ancient Near East, Greece, Rome, and early Christian through the Middle Ages. Students also learn basic art-historical terms and concepts. Slide lecture format.

ART 202 History of Western Art • 5 Cr.

Surveys European art of the Italian and Northern Renaissance, Baroque period, and early 18th century. Slide lecture format.

ART 203 History of Western Art • 5 Cr.

Surveys European and American art from the late 18th through the 21st century. Slide lecture format.

ART 205 Survey of Non-Western Art • 5 Cr.

An overview of the visual art of Asia (including India, China, and Japan), the Native Americas, Oceania, and Africa. Examines the development of the visual arts of the non-western world within unique cultural traditions as well as within certain cross-cultural contexts. Slide lecture format. Two-off campus field trips required.

Art_Mona_Lisaart_Last_supperThe Virgin of Ivers by Van Eyck painted in 1435"Malkunst" by Vermeer, painted in 1666