Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

ART 401 Contemporary Art: Ideas and Practices(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. Covering the major transformations in contemporary art. Students will study developments in traditional media alongside the proliferation of new media practices. The class will address theoretical ideas and issues that have informed the work of contemporary artists and look at key writings by critics, art historians, and artists themselves. Prerequisites: ART 200, ART 201 and a 300-level studio art class or a 300-level photography class.