Art in Post-War Europe and America

GENINT 731.317
Osher (50+). This course explores the diverse forms of post-war art.
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Starting at $115.00
As few as 6 weeks
0.0 Credits

About this course:

The impact of the two world wars lead to a paradigm shift affecting all aspects of life, including how art was produced and appreciated. At the same time, the art movements of the second half of the 20th century were varied and diverse, sometimes overlapping each other and often in direct response to each other. This course explores the diverse forms of post-war art—from abstract expressionism, developed by artists such as Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko and Willem de Kooning, to pop art, led by Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. We also follow the development of individualized and conceptual styles, such as the rise of the Fluxus movement, earth art, feminist art, minimalism and kinetic art. Other artists we cover include Robert Smithson, Judy Chicago, Claus Oldenburg, Alan Kaprow, Christo, Audrey Flack, and many more.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Thursday 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Instructor: Katherine Zoraster
365024
Fee:
$115.00
56 days left. Enroll by Jan 10, 2019
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Notes
Plus members pay only $34 for this course. Visitors not permitted. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 18, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jan 10, 2019
1:00PM - 3:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121AB
Lecture
Thu Jan 17, 2019
1:00PM - 3:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121AB
Lecture
Thu Jan 24, 2019
1:00PM - 3:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121AB
Lecture
Thu Jan 31, 2019
1:00PM - 3:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121AB
Lecture
Thu Feb 7, 2019
1:00PM - 3:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121AB
Lecture
Thu Feb 14, 2019
1:00PM - 3:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121AB

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