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This is an introductory study in traditional First Nations art of the Pacific Northwest. The emphasis is on understanding the history of various art symbols and designs, and different approaches to art development. Specific topics include an introduction to the art of Freda Diesing, understanding basic Northwest Coast formal elements, and...

Credits:
3.0

Further study of traditional First Nations art of the Pacific Northwest. Emphasis is placed on understanding the history of various art symbols and designs, and different approaches to art development. Specific topics include examining historic and contemporary Northwest Coast art in the region and globally focusing on museum and gallery...

Credits:
3.0

Art History is the study of art forms, concepts and the visual language for understanding art in its social and political context. The course analyzes examples of paintings, sculptures, architecture and other art forms from the history of world art. Specific topics include art of prehistoric Europe, the ancient Near East and Greece, Roman art,...

Credits:
3.0

Art History is the study of art forms, concepts and the visual language for understanding art in its social and political context. The course analyzes examples of paintings, sculptures, architecture and other art forms from the history of world art. Specific topics include art of the Renaissance, the Baroque, Neoclassicism, Realism, Modernism...

Credits:
3.0

This course examines the major artists and art styles of the Northwest Coast especially since the 1960’s. The course focuses on how the revival of Northwest Coast art and culture has stimulated broader political and economic developments including self-government, land rights, reclaiming of cultural property, and the role of the artist in that...

Credits:
3.0

This course examines the art museum and gallery system for promoting, displaying and selling Northwest Coast art focusing on the major museums and galleries of British Columbia and Washington State. The course will examine how cultural institutions and Northwest Coast artists have shaped artistic production and how this engagement develops...

Credits:
3.0