Art, Architecture, and Design in the U.S.
General Catalog Course Title:
American Art (1800-present)
Terms Offered:
Fall 2014
Spring 2014
Fall 2012
Spring 2009
Summer 2008


Looking at major developments in architecture, decorative arts, photography, and painting from Romanticism to post-modernism, this course addresses art and its social context over the last two centuries in what is now the United States. Issues include patronage, audience, technology, and the education of the artist as well as style and cultural expression. Field trips.


For more detailed information about classes, please visit the UC Berkeley Online Schedule of Classes.