Description
20THC RUSSIAN ART:BETWEEN EAST AND WEST
This course surveys Russian art of the 20th century - including painting, graphic design, handicrafts, stage design, and architecture spanning the period from the world of art/Mirisskustva (1890s) to the present day. It (1) acquaints students with major art groups, movements and their key representatives, (2) traces the role of icons and folklore traditions in works throughout the century, (3) elucidates the system of patronage and museums and galleries, and (4) examines the symbiosis between Russian art and ideology.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
The Arts
Pmathic Ctext: Global&Cr. Cult
Pmathic Ctext: Humanistic
Offering
Course
HAA 1990
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History of Art & Architecture
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Fall