Meeting in the galleries of the Art Institute of Chicago museum, this course investigates American art from the Prairie School, Tiffany, the Aesthetic movement, and American Impressionists, among others. Additionally, students will examine Luminist landscapes and the work of modern and contemporary American artists, including, but not limited to: Ivan Albright, Edward Hopper, Barbara Kruger, Georgia O'Keefe, Cindy Sherman, Andy Warhol, and Grant Wood. Students will develop the ability to look closely at, analyze, and discuss the works presented as they learn about the history, literature, music, and theater of the period in which it was created.
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|Class meeting time||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM|
|Class meeting days||Saturday|
|Building and room||To Be Announced|
|Course instructor||Joseph Cunniff|