History of Art (ARTH)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017. Courses of Study 2017-2018 is scheduled to publish mid-June.

ARTH 1100

This lecture class introduces students to the History of Art as a global and interdisciplinary field. Team-taught by several professors from the department its aim is to familiarize students with the most ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • Topic: World Art and Technology

  •  9020ARTH 1100  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Fernandez, M

ARTH 2200

Why did the Gorgon turn people into stone? Did Cleopatra really have such a big nose? Did the Romans make wax death masks? Should the British Museum return the Parthenon Marbles to Greece? Come and explore ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ARKEO 2700CLASS 2700

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ARTH 2400

A survey of European art from 1400-1750, including all arts but emphasizing painting and analysis of the works of such major artists as Jan van Eyck, Botticelli, Leonardo, Michelangelo, Caravaggio, Velazquez, ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: VISST 2645

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ARTH 2500

Provides a lecture survey of the history of photography over a course of two centuries. Starting with its invention in the 1830s, covers the subject topically and chronologically. During the nineteenth ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ARTH 2711

The Roman period has given us a density of archaeological remains that remains unsurpassed in world history, and these have been studied since the very birth of archaeology. As a result, Roman archaeology ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ARKEO 2711CLASS 2711

  • 4 Credits Graded

ARTH 3101

Works of art have always engendered political, social, and cultural meanings. This seminar presents an introduction to the methods used by art historians and the objects and ideas that constitute ... view course details

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    Combined with: ARTH 6101VISST 3101

  • 4 Credits Graded

ARTH 3250

Introduction and training in dendrochronology and its application to archaeology, art history, and environment through participation in a research project dating ancient to modern tree-ring samples especially ... view course details

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  •  6632ARTH 3250  LAB 401

    • TBA
    • Manning, S

ARTH 3419

The variety of visual experience in 17th-century Dutch art is legion: still life, portraiture and self-portraiture, landscape and cityscape, architectural painting and scenes of everyday life, all in paint ... view course details

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    Combined with: VISST 3419

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ARTH 3510

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    Combined with: ASRC 3501

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ARTH 3820

As an island nation east of the Asian continent, Japan developed a unique culture that reflects both continental and indigenous characteristics. This course examines pre- and post-contact with continental ... view course details

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    Combined with: ASIAN 3381

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ARTH 3901

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    Combined with: ARTH 6901

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16594ARTH 3901  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Alexandridis, A

ARTH 4153

Seminar topics rotate each semester. view course details

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  • Topic: Feminist Posthumanisms in the Visual Arts

  • 16476ARTH 4153  SEM 101

    • M
    • Fernandez, M

ARTH 4440

This seminar examines issues of identity and self-fashioning in the 16th century in early modern Europe, especially Italy. The proliferation of courtesy manuals, most famous of them by Castiglione and ... view course details

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    Combined with: ARTH 6440VISST 4440

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

ARTH 4514

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    Combined with: ARTH 6514ASRC 4514ASRC 6514

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ARTH 4774

Materials will be considered as willful agents within artistic processes across key moments in history by tracing the flow of wampum from the east coast, recognizing the shift from shell to glass during ... view course details

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ARTH 4816

China, a cultural giant of East Asia, made a passive entrance into modernity. With the advent of Western and American colonialism and imperialism, coupled with recent successes in westernization by the ... view course details

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    Combined with: ARTH 6816ASIAN 4473ASIAN 6673

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

ARTH 4991

Individual investigation and discussion of special topics not covered in the regular course offerings, by arrangement with a member of the department. view course details

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  •  7117ARTH 4991  IND 602

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    • Pan, A

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  •  7120ARTH 4991  IND 604

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    • McGowan, K

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  •  7121ARTH 4991  IND 605

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    • Moisey, A

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  •  7122ARTH 4991  IND 606

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    • Dadi, I

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  •  7123ARTH 4991  IND 607

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    • Rickard, J

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  •  7124ARTH 4991  IND 608

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    • Robinson, C

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  •  7125ARTH 4991  IND 609

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    • Hassan, S

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  •  7126ARTH 4991  IND 610

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    • Alexandridis, A

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  •  7127ARTH 4991  IND 611

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    • Fernandez, M

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  •  7181ARTH 4991  IND 612

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    • Lazzaro, C

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  •  8108ARTH 4991  IND 614

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    • Pincus, L

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  •  8347ARTH 4991  IND 615

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    • Anderson, B

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  •  8348ARTH 4991  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  •  8464ARTH 4991  IND 617

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    • Platt, V

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  • 10199ARTH 4991  IND 618

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    • Johnson, C

ARTH 4998

A course for senior Art History majors working on honors theses, with selected reading, research projects, etc., under the supervision of a member of the History of Art faculty. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  7026ARTH 4998  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

ARTH 5991

Individual investigation and discussion of special topics not covered in the regular course offerings, by arrangement with a member of the department. view course details

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  •  5839ARTH 5991  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Rickard, J

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  •  7146ARTH 5991  IND 602

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    • Dadi, I

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  •  7147ARTH 5991  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

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  •  7149ARTH 5991  IND 605

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    • Robinson, C

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  •  7150ARTH 5991  IND 606

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    • Moisey, A

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  •  7151ARTH 5991  IND 607

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    • Pan, A

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  •  7152ARTH 5991  IND 608

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    • Lazzaro, C

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  •  7153ARTH 5991  IND 609

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    • Hassan, S

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  •  7155ARTH 5991  IND 611

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    • McGowan, K

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  •  7182ARTH 5991  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Fernandez, M

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  •  8110ARTH 5991  IND 614

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    • Pincus, L

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  •  8349ARTH 5991  IND 615

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    • Anderson, B

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  •  8350ARTH 5991  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  • 17336ARTH 5991  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Platt, V

ARTH 5993

Individual investigation and discussion of special topics not covered in the regular course offerings, by arrangement with a member of the department. view course details

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  •  7156ARTH 5993  IND 602

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    • Pan, A

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  •  7157ARTH 5993  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Dadi, I

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  •  7158ARTH 5993  IND 604

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    • Moisey, A

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  •  7159ARTH 5993  IND 605

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    • Lazzaro, C

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  •  7160ARTH 5993  IND 606

    • TBA
    • McGowan, K

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  •  7162ARTH 5993  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Rickard, J

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  •  7163ARTH 5993  IND 609

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    • Robinson, C

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  •  7164ARTH 5993  IND 610

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    • Hassan, S

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  •  7165ARTH 5993  IND 611

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    • Alexandridis, A

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  •  7183ARTH 5993  IND 612

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    • Fernandez, M

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  •  8351ARTH 5993  IND 614

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    • Anderson, B

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  •  8352ARTH 5993  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  • 10229ARTH 5993  IND 616

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    • Johnson, C

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  • 17338ARTH 5993  IND 617

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    • Pincus, L

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  • 17337ARTH 5993  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Platt, V

ARTH 6000

This seminar introduces graduate students to a range of methodologies and approaches to teaching and researching topics in art history and visual studies. Each week, a member of the faculty will present ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

ARTH 6101

Works of art have always engendered political, social, and cultural meanings. This seminar presents an introduction to the methods used by art historians and the objects and ideas that constitute ... view course details

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    Combined with: ARTH 3101VISST 3101

  • 4 Credits Graded

ARTH 6153

Seminar topics rotate each semester. view course details

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  • Topic: Feminist Posthumanisms in the Visual Arts

  • 16474ARTH 6153  SEM 101

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    • Fernandez, M

ARTH 6440

This seminar examines issues of identity and self-fashioning in the 16th century in early modern Europe, especially Italy. The proliferation of courtesy manuals, most famous of them by Castiglione and ... view course details

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    Combined with: ARTH 4440VISST 4440

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

ARTH 6514

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    Combined with: ARTH 4514ASRC 4514ASRC 6514

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ARTH 6774

Materials will be considered as willful agents within artistic processes across key moments in history by tracing the flow of wampum from the east coast, recognizing the shift from shell to glass during ... view course details

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ARTH 6780

Our title is derived from the political philosopher Leo Strauss, who provides our initial analytic, methodological, and theoretical model. But we extend it beyond Straussian ideological positions and we ... view course details

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ARTH 6816

China, a cultural giant of East Asia, made a passive entrance into modernity. With the advent of Western and American colonialism and imperialism, coupled with recent successes in westernization by the ... view course details

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    Combined with: ARTH 4816ASIAN 4473ASIAN 6673

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

ARTH 6901

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    Combined with: ARTH 3901

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16595ARTH 6901  SEM 101

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    • Alexandridis, A