ARS 438, Art of the 20th Century I
Note: tentative syllabus; always subject to change as the semester progresses.
This course examines the major social and artistic developments in visual culture during one of
the most dramatic and violent periods of huma
Introduction to 20th Century Art: What was the modernist avant-garde?
RAYMOND WILLIAMS Cultural theorist wrote Keywords Study of modern
culture. Words which were examined included "Aesthetic", "Bourgeois",
"Culture", "Hegemony", "Isms", "Organic",
13. Modernist Architecture and Design: the Bauhaus
The Bauhaus was central to modern design and lasted exactly as long as the Weimer Republic
1919-1933. A center for art and art theory. It became a gateway for soviet art/ Constructivism
into Western Europ