Art of the 21st Century

ART HIS 800.15

This class will explore the state of art and the changes that have occurred within the international art world since the start of the new millennium, with a major focus on the impact of the events of 2020.

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Remote Instruction
Starting at $250.00
As few as 8 weeks
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What you can learn.

  • Discuss how and to what extent is the restitution/repatriation of looted art to be made
  • Understand what an equitable, inclusive art world could look like
  • Question whether the roles artists play in society has been altered
  • Consider how lay-offs, furloughs, firings, and closings have affected museums and the gallery system

About this course:

This class will explore the state of art and the changes that have occurred within the international art world since the start of the new millennium, with a major focus on the impact of the events of 2020. Lecture will address major figures and accompanying trends that have been of particular influence over the course of the past two decades. Each of these artists can be associated with some form of social activism, among them Ai Weiwei, Kara Walker, Olafur Eliasson and Takashi Murakami. Class discussion around weekly assigned readings will address topics pertinent to art in 2021. Issues relevant to the current moment in time will be debated by the class as a whole.

Winter 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.

Enrollment Closed
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Wednesday 11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Roni Feinstein
377587
Fee:
$250.00
See Details
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 05, 2021
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 6, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jan 13, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jan 20, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jan 27, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Feb 3, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Feb 10, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Feb 17, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Feb 24, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Mar 3, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online

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)
-
Wednesday 11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Roni Feinstein
379642
Fee:
$250.00
See Details
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2021
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Apr 7, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Apr 14, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Apr 21, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Apr 28, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed May 5, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed May 12, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed May 19, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed May 26, 2021
11:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online

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