What Is American in American Art: 1775-1925

Register for this Fall 2022 course on the new NYU SPS Academy of Lifelong Learning website.
This course provides students with a practical and historical survey of American Art from 1775 to 1925. The uniqueness of the American market and the ways that values are established will be addressed. We will explore art movements from 18th and 19th century portraiture, 19th century Romanticism and the Hudson River School to American Impressionism, Americans in Paris (Whistler, Sargent, Cassatt), The Ten, the Ashcan School, and the Armory Show. This course includes illustrated online lectures and one in-person guided visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  Fall 2022 tuition is $579.

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You'll Walk Away with

  • A foundation in the history of American art
  • Knowledge of art movements and trends

Ideal for

  • Art enthusiasts
  • Prospective and practicing art professionals
NO open sections available for this course at the moment. Please check back next semester.