History of Art and Visual CultureHAVC 46 Introduction to U.S. Art and Visual Culture

Overview of U.S. art and visual culture from the late 18th Century to the present. Examines art as evidence for understanding evolving beliefs and values of Americans. Explores the social and political meanings of art, and pays particular attention to how artists, patrons, and audiences have constructed nationalism, race, class, sexuality, and gender.

Credits

5

General Education Code

ER

Quarter offered

Fall