Art and the Movies

Combining classroom-based screenings with visits to the Art Institute of Chicago museum, this course is designed to enhance students' ability to recognize, understand, and enjoy art and the movies. Students will discuss works of art, the lives of the artists, and their representation in film as they analyze the formal elements of the moving image. Screenings may include Edvard Munch, Frida, La Vie de Boheme, Lust for Life, Modigliani of Montparnasse, and Pollock, among others.

Registration for this course is closed.

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Class meeting time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Class meeting days Thursday
Building and room Lakeview - 206
Course number 2455
Course instructor Joseph Cunniff