Global Perspectives in Contemporary Art
General Catalog Course Title:
Global Perspectives in Contemporary Art
Terms Offered:
Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Fall 2015

This course is designed to explore a range of contemporary art movements around the globe, through a closer look at their central ideas, artists, and artworks, as well as the preconditions and broader social context in which the work is being produced. Topics covered will range from the emergence of localized avant-garde movements in Europe, Asia, Africa, and Latin America to the implicit globalism of the international biennial circuit.

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