2012-2013 Pitzer Catalog 
    Jan 18, 2020  
2012-2013 Pitzer Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ARHI 181 PZ - Modern into Contemporary: Art from 1945-1989

An overview of significant issues and movements in art from 1945-1989. Mainstream and alternative art movements are discussed in relation to the cultural politics of the post-World War Two era. Topics include Abstract Expressionism, Pop, Minimalism, Performance and Conceptual Art, Process Art, Land Art, Site-Specificity, Institutional Critique, Feminist Art, and the Culture Wars of the 1980s. Emphasis is on North American and Western Europe, with comparisons to emerging global art centers.

Prerequisite(s): ARHI 051C PO  or another Arhi course.

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