This course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about modern and contemporary art. You will look at art through a variety of themes: Places & Spaces, Art & Identity, Transforming Everyday Objects, and Art & Society.
You will hear audio interviews with artists, designers, and curators and learn more about selected works in the additional readings and resources.
Throughout this course you will discover how artists:
– represent place and take inspiration from their environment,
– create works of art to express, explore, and question identity,
-respond to the social and cultural issues of their time through works of art, etc.