What Is American in American Art: 1875-1925
This course provides a practical and historical survey of American art from 1875 to 1925. Sessions will be held in the classroom, galleries, and a museum, where the class will be given “hands-on” experience in examining paintings, drawings, and sculpture. The uniqueness of the American market and the ways that values are established will be addressed. Among the movements to be discussed are American impressionism, Americans in Paris (Whistler, Sargent, Cassatt), The Ten, the Ashcan School, and the Armory Show.
You'll Walk Away with
- A foundation in the history of American art
- Knowledge of art movements and trends
- Art enthusiasts
- Prospective and practicing art professionals