Introduction to Renaissance Art

GENINT 731.292
Osher (50+). In this course, we explore European art produced during the 15th and 16th centuries under the combined influences of an increased awareness of nature, a revival of classical learning, and a more individualistic view of man. 
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Starting at $115.00
As few as 8 weeks
0.0 Credits

About this course:

Following the Middle Ages, the Renaissance in Europe saw a great revival of interest in the classical learning and values of ancient Greece and Rome. In addition to its expression of classical Greco-Roman traditions, Renaissance art sought to capture the experience of the individual and the beauty and mystery of the natural world. We begin in Florence in the year 1400, and trace the reemergence of classical ideals and the development of artistic techniques that changed the way artists responded to the natural world. Moving down to Rome, we then explore the work of Michelangelo and Raphael under papal patronage.  Finally we follow the spread of this movement through the Holy Roman Empire, France, and Spain.  Throughout the course we discuss the intersection of art and science, politics and patronage, and the role of the artist in society.

Winter 2019 Schedule

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

Available
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Monday 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Instructor: Mary Beth Carosello
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Fee:
$115.00
53 days left. Enroll by Jan 7, 2019
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Notes

NOTE: No meetings January 21; February 18 (even though they appear in the schedule below - there are only 6 sessions).

Plus members pay only $34 for this course. Visitors not permitted. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 15, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Jan 7, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
Lecture
Mon Jan 14, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
Lecture
Mon Jan 21, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
Lecture
Mon Jan 28, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
Lecture
Mon Feb 4, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
Lecture
Mon Feb 11, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
Lecture
Mon Feb 18, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
Lecture
Mon Feb 25, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C

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