Women in the Arts Part II: Women Artists of the 19th and 20th Century

GENINT 741.412

Osher (50+). In this course, we explore some of the most important and influential female artists of Europe and America. 


About this course:

In this course, we explore women in the arts, diving further into the 19th and 20th centuries. We will explore multiple mediums; we look at the sculptures of Camille Claudel and Edmonia Lewis, the photography of Cindy Sherman, Process Art of Eva Hesse, and a variety of other materials, installations, and performances. Styles include the Surrealism of Leonora Carrington and Meret Oppenheim, the Abstract Expressionism of Lee Krasner and Elaine de Kooning and the varied styles and products of Modernism and Post-Modernism in the second half of the 20th century.

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