Fall 2020 Courses

Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ARTH 105 - W01 Art and the Environment M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OEC 414

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1055 - 1200

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46724 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Craig D. Eliason

An exploration of how concepts like nature, wilderness, and landscape have been incorporated into art. Cross-cultural instances of landscape painting will be placed in their historical contexts. We will then explore artists who incorporate the land into their art, from the site-specific artists of the late twentieth century to artists addressing the ecological concerns of the present day. We will consider Chinese literati painting, European Romanticism, frontier painting and regionalism in the United States, Earthworks, and recent artistic responses to global climate change and the exploitation of natural resources. We will consider how visual arts can not only reflect but also alter societal attitudes and practices. This course fulfills the Fine Arts requirement in the core curriculum.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 105 - W41 HONORS Art and the Environment M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OEC 414

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0935 - 1040

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46725 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Craig D. Eliason

An exploration of how concepts like nature, wilderness, and landscape have been incorporated into art. Cross-cultural instances of landscape painting will be placed in their historical contexts. We will then explore artists who incorporate the land into their art, from the site-specific artists of the late twentieth century to artists addressing the ecological concerns of the present day. We will consider Chinese literati painting, European Romanticism, frontier painting and regionalism in the United States, Earthworks, and recent artistic responses to global climate change and the exploitation of natural resources. We will consider how visual arts can not only reflect but also alter societal attitudes and practices. This course fulfills the Fine Arts requirement in the core curriculum.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W01 Explorations in Art History M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 OEC 414

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0815 - 0920

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46670 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Staff

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W02 Explorations in Art History M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OEC 414

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1215 - 1320

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46627 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Staff

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W03 Explorations in Art History M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 OEC 414

Days of Week:

M - W - - - -

Time of Day:

1335 - 1510

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46628 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

William L. Barnes

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W04 Explorations in Art History M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 414

Days of Week:

M - W - - - -

Time of Day:

1525 - 1700

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46629 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

William L. Barnes

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W05 Explorations in Art History M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 OEC 203

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0815 - 0920

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

46630 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Amy M. Mickelson

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W06 Explorations in Art History M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OEC 203

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0935 - 1040

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

46631 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Amy M. Mickelson

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W07 Explorations in Art History M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OEC 203

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1055 - 1200

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

46632 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Amy M. Mickelson

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W08 Explorations in Art History M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OEC 203

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1215 - 1320

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

46633 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Suzanne E. Burke

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W09 Explorations in Art History - T - R - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 414

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

1525 - 1700

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46634 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Heather M. Shirey

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W10 Explorations in Art History - T - R - - - 0800 - 0940 OEC 414

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

0800 - 0940

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46635 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Vanessa A. Rousseau

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W11 Explorations in Art History - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 OEC 414

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

0955 - 1135

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46636 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Vanessa A. Rousseau

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W12 Explorations in Art History - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 OEC 414

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

1330 - 1510

Location:

OEC 414

Course Registration Number:

46637 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Luke G. Erickson

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W13 Explorations in Art History - T - R - - - 0800 - 0940 OEC 203

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

0800 - 0940

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

46639 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Luke G. Erickson

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 150 - W14 Explorations in Art History - T - R - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 203

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

1525 - 1700

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

46642 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Luke G. Erickson

Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirement. Some sections will meet the Global Perspectives requirement. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 250 - L01 Museum Studies: Collections M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 203

Days of Week:

M - W - - - -

Time of Day:

1525 - 1700

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

45696 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Vanessa A. Rousseau

In this course, museum successes and failures will be examined in relation to the broad topics of exhibition design, collecting, politics, tourism, museum organizational structures, architecture, and education. The course combines thematic and theoretical classroom discussions with practical and experiential museum components. This course will provide an opportunity for discussions with museum professionals. Partnerships with regional museums will provide hands-on project opportunities during the semester.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 265 - L01 Art/Archaeology Ancient Meso - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 OEC 203

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

1330 - 1510

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

46643 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

William L. Barnes

ARTH 265 Art and Archaeology of Ancient Mesoamerica: This course introduces students to the art, architecture, and archaeology of the Aztecs, Maya, Olmec, Zapotecs, and their contemporaries in Pre-Columbian America. Participants will explore the rich cultural history of this region (that includes parts of Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, and El Salvador), and investigate how the art, architecture, and archeological remains of Mesoamerican peoples can be used to expand our knowledge of their religious practices, ideology, and societal institutions

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ARTH 356 - L01 Modernism in European Art M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 OEC 203

Days of Week:

M - W - - - -

Time of Day:

1335 - 1510

Location:

OEC 203

Course Registration Number:

46644 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

Instructor:

Craig D. Eliason

Modernist artists strove to find a visual language of expression appropriate to their time; yet many contemporaries found their works incomprehensible, as do many people today. An open-minded and historically informed investigation of modern art helps to make sense of it. This course will explore the history of European painting and sculpture from 1880 to 1940. It will consider the many movements that characterized modernism, such as Post-Impressionism, Symbolism, Fauvism, Cubism, Futurism, Expressionism, Dada, Surrealism, and Constructivism. Issues to be addressed include the rejection of tradition, the development of abstraction, the impact of World War I and its aftermath, the influence of science and technology on art, and the fate of modernism under Hitler's and Stalin's regimes. Particular attention will be paid to the theoretical underpinnings of modern art. This course fulfills the Fine Arts requirement in the core curriculum.

Schedule Details

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ARTH 481 - D01 Senior Paper Presentation - - - - - - - -

Days of Week:

- - - - - - -

Time of Day:

-

Location:

Course Registration Number:

44204 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4

Instructor:

Staff

During the senior year, art history majors are expected to write a major research paper with an abstract and to describe the results of their research in an oral presentation to a departmental symposium to be held prior to graduation. The purpose of this paper and presentation is to allow the student to demonstrate competency in art historical methodology and to gain experience from presenting the results to a group of peers and faculty. The topic and instructor must be chosen in consultation with the department chair during the semester prior to writing the senior paper. Prerequisite: ARTH 110 (or 151 and 152 from previous catalog) and 211

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