History of Art (ARTH)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018. Courses of Study 2018-2019 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

  •  8432ARTH 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

  •  9183ARTH 2200  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Alexandridis, A

  •  9272ARTH 2200  DIS 201

    • F
    • Alexandridis, A

  •  9273ARTH 2200  DIS 202

    • F
    • Alexandridis, A

ARTH 2255

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17626ARTH 2255  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Rickard, J

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

  •  7418ARTH 2400  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Lazzaro, C

  •  7420ARTH 2400  DIS 201

    • R
    • Lazzaro, C

  •  7421ARTH 2400  DIS 202

    • F
    • Lazzaro, C

ARTH 2600

Considers modern art in a historical and cultural context, from painting associated with the French Revolution through American pop art. The emphasis is on major movements and artists: Neo-Classicism (David), ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17070ARTH 2600  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Staff

  • 17071ARTH 2600  DIS 201

    • W
    • Staff

  • 17072ARTH 2600  DIS 202

    • W
    • Staff

  • 17073ARTH 2600  DIS 203

    • R
    • Staff

  • 17074ARTH 2600  DIS 204

    • R
    • Staff

ARTH 2805

Trade in and to Asia proved to be a key force in creating our modern "globalized" world.  The Indian Ocean and the China Seas converged on Southeast Asia, where a cosmopolitan array of ships from every ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASIAN 2285VISST 2805

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 16776ARTH 2805  LEC 001

    • T
    • McGowan, K

      Pan, A

ARTH 3100

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

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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  •  6129ARTH 3250  LEC 001

    • W
    • Manning, S

  •  6335ARTH 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

  •  8402ARTH 3419  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Pincus, L

ARTH 3505

Blaxploitation films of the 1970s are remembered for their gigantic Afros, enormous guns, slammin' soundtracks, sex, drugs, nudity, and violence. Never before or since have so many African American performers ... view course details

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  • 16837ARTH 3505  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Finley, C

ARTH 3510

This course is a survey of the visual artistic traditions of Africa. It investigates the different forms of visual art in relation to their historical and socio-cultural context. The symbolism and complexity ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASRC 3501

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17611ARTH 3510  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Hassan, S

ARTH 3566

This course introduces students to the arts of the ancient Americas from circa 2000 BC to the Spanish invasions of the 15th and 16th centuries. The inhabitants of the Americas produced outstanding works ... view course details

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  • 16833ARTH 3566  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Cohen-Aponte, A

ARTH 3600

This course discusses new art practices since the 1960s. Although numerous artistic experiments took place during the first half of the twentieth century, it was with the declining importance of modernist ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: VISST 3600

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 16838ARTH 3600  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Dadi, I

ARTH 3940

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  •   Combined with: ARTH 6940

  • 4 Credits Graded

ARTH 4101

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  •   Combined with: ARTH 6101VISST 4101

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7871ARTH 4101  SEM 101

    • T
    • Dadi, I

ARTH 4151

Seminar topics rotate each semester. Previous topics include: Video Game Criticism, Bio Art. view course details

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ARTH 4162

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ARTH 4171

An examination and analysis of the major trends in art from Neoclassicism and Romanticism through Post Impressionism and the dawn of the twentieth century. Lectures and readings will concentrate on the ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17505ARTH 4171  SEM 180

  • Taught in Washington, DC. This is part of the Cornell in Washington program.

ARTH 4233

Topics rotate each semester. Previous topics include: Reproducing Greek and Roman Art, Children - Men & Women in the Making?, and "City of Images": Problems in the Interpretation of Greek ... view course details

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  • Topic: Archaeology of the Roman Provinces

  • 17203ARTH 4233  SEM 101

    • M
    • Alexandridis, A

ARTH 4514

This course examines the intersection of Africana/Black Studies and Postcolonial Studies.  Although the two fields are often perceived as being distinct from one another, in reality they overlap in significant ... view course details

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  •  9506ARTH 4514  SEM 101

    • M
    • Hassan, S

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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  • 17740ARTH 4816  SEM 101

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    • Pan, A

ARTH 4854

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  • 17141ARTH 4854  SEM 101

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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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6783ARTH 4991  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Pan, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6785ARTH 4991  IND 604

    • TBA
    • McGowan, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6786ARTH 4991  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Moisey, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6787ARTH 4991  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Dadi, I

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6788ARTH 4991  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Rickard, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6789ARTH 4991  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Robinson, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6790ARTH 4991  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Hassan, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6791ARTH 4991  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6792ARTH 4991  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Fernandez, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  6843ARTH 4991  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Lazzaro, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7690ARTH 4991  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Pincus, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7873ARTH 4991  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Anderson, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7874ARTH 4991  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  7975ARTH 4991  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Platt, V

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  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  8830ARTH 4991  IND 618

    • TBA
    • 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

  •  6694ARTH 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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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5565ARTH 5991  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Rickard, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6811ARTH 5991  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Dadi, I

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6812ARTH 5991  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6813ARTH 5991  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Robinson, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6814ARTH 5991  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Moisey, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6815ARTH 5991  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Pan, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6816ARTH 5991  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Lazzaro, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6817ARTH 5991  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Hassan, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6818ARTH 5991  IND 611

    • TBA
    • McGowan, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6844ARTH 5991  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Fernandez, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7691ARTH 5991  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Pincus, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7875ARTH 5991  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Anderson, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7876ARTH 5991  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9569ARTH 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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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6819ARTH 5993  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Pan, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6820ARTH 5993  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Dadi, I

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6821ARTH 5993  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Moisey, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6822ARTH 5993  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Lazzaro, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6823ARTH 5993  IND 606

    • TBA
    • McGowan, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6824ARTH 5993  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Rickard, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6825ARTH 5993  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Robinson, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6826ARTH 5993  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Hassan, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6827ARTH 5993  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6845ARTH 5993  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Fernandez, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7877ARTH 5993  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Anderson, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7878ARTH 5993  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8844ARTH 5993  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Johnson, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9571ARTH 5993  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Pincus, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9570ARTH 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

  •  7881ARTH 6000  SEM 101

    • W
    • Finley, C

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 4101VISST 4101

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8700ARTH 6101  SEM 101

    • T
    • Dadi, I

ARTH 6151

Seminar topics rotate each semester. Previous topics include: Video Game Criticism, Bio Art. view course details

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ARTH 6162

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ARTH 6233

Topics rotate with each semester. Previous topics include: Reproducing Greek and Roman Art, Children - Men & Women in the Making?, and "City of Images": Problems in the Interpretation of Greek Vase ... view course details

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  • Topic: Archaeology of the Roman Provinces

  • 17306ARTH 6233  SEM 101

    • M
    • Alexandridis, A

ARTH 6514

This course examines the intersection of Africana/Black Studies and Postcolonial Studies.  Although the two fields are often perceived as being distinct from one another, in reality they overlap in significant ... view course details

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  •  9508ARTH 6514  SEM 101

    • M
    • Hassan, S

ARTH 6548

This seminar is intended for Graduate students who are interested in exploring notions of space and place within the context of the late Ottoman Empire. Going beyond the examination of the "Islamic city" ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: HIST 6548NES 6548

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16864ARTH 6548  SEM 101

    • T
    • Minawi, M

ARTH 6730

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  •   Combined with: CLASS 6736COML 6736

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17498ARTH 6730  SEM 101

    • T
    • Platt, V

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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  • 17742ARTH 6816  SEM 101

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    • Pan, A

ARTH 6854

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ARTH 6940

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  •   Combined with: ARTH 3940

  • 4 Credits Graded