Contemporary Art

ART HIS 854.21

This course focuses on the art of the last 50 years, often labeled postmodern.

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What you can learn.

  • The history of postmodernism
  • Video and installation art
  • Digital and cyber art
  • Visit MOCA and the Broad to see works in person

About this course:

This course focuses on the art of the last 50 years, often labeled postmodern. We chart successive movements, from Pop Art, Minimalism, and Conceptual Art, to video and installation art, digital and cyber art, and contemporary painting and sculpture, to help us better understand the themes and moods of contemporary culture. Includes visits to the nearby MOCA and Broad Museums.

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