History of Environmental Arts: Part III

ARCH X 427.8C

This course traces the architecture and decorative arts of the 19th century. Periods covered include French Empire, Gothic Revival, Victorian, the Arts and Crafts Movement, and more.

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Fall
Spring
Remote Instruction
Starting at $799.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Explore the French Empire, English Regency, Art Nouveau, and Victorian periods
  • Identify major monuments and their function, symbolism, style, and significance
  • Learn how to utilize library and museum resources
  • Recognize and evaluate significant environmental design movements

About this course:

This course traces the architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, furniture, and decorative arts of the 19th century. Periods covered include French Empire, English Regency, Biedermeier, Gothic Revival, Victorian, Beaux Arts, the Chicago School, Art Nouveau, and the Arts and Crafts Movement. Instruction focuses on the built environment influenced by geographical location and the social, religious, economic, and political forces of history. Major monuments are discussed in terms of function, symbolism, methods of fabrication, style, use of color, ornament, and significance. Illustrated lectures, readings, and student projects develop an appreciation of the rich cultural heritage of the Western world. This course helps students understand the achievements of the past in order to more fully understand the present. ARCH X 427.8B History of Environmental Arts: Part II is recommended but not required. This course is equivalent to Cal Poly Pomona INA 563.

Spring 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
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Tuesday 6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Eleanor Schrader
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Fee:
$799.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 06, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: History of Interior Design by John Pile and Judith Gura
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Tue Mar 30, 2021
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Tue Apr 6, 2021
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Tue Apr 13, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Tue Apr 20, 2021
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Tue Apr 27, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Tue May 4, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Tue May 11, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Tue May 18, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Tue May 25, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Tue Jun 1, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Tue Jun 8, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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