CESE 102 SU01: Contemporary Critical Theory

From: 
Jun 17
To: 
Aug 12
Cost: 
$432.50

This course introduces you to a range of issues affecting contemporary art from the mid-20th century to today. You will examine a number of themes including: the changing role of the artist; the problem of the avant-garde and originality; the idea of discourse; postmodernism and beyond; the problem of 'beauty'; nature as subject; pastoral tradition and nostalgia; ecological art; new feminism; radical art; cyber-culture and the post-human; and the new sublime. You will complete an exhibition review and a portfolio of research and writing exercises.

Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Jun 17-Jun 24
18:00:00-21:00:00
TH VCHAT ONLN
Jul 8-Aug 12
18:00:00-21:00:00
TH VCHAT ONLN
Instructor information: 
Comments: 
Please bring the following supplies to class:
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* a notebook and pen

***Please bring items marked with a '*' to your first class.***

***If required, photocopy/printer cards can be purchased from the
ECUAD library or in machines located next to the main elevators.
Note that Print Card machines are cash only.***

***Present your Registration Statement or your ECUAD student card
at Opus Framing & Art Supplies to qualify for a student
discount.***

***In order to minimize disruption, students are expected to
arrive at class a minimum of 5 minutes prior to the designated
start time.  If possible, please notify your instructor ahead of
time if you expect to be late or absent.***