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ARTHIST 1B. Introduction to the Visual Arts: History of Western Art from the Renaissance to the Present. 5 Units.

This course surveys the history of Western painting from the start of the 14th century to the late 20th century and our own moment. Lectures introduce important artists (Giotto, Rembrandt, Velazquez, Goya, Manet, Matisse, Pollock, and others), and major themes associated with the art of particular periods and cultures. The course emphasizes training students to look closely at - and to write about - works of art.

School of Engineering

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Art and Art History

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...either ARTHIST 1A Introduction to the Visual Arts: Prehistoric through Medieval or ARTHIST 1B Introduction...

Humanities Interdisciplinary Program

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...among the disciplinary gateway courses such as: ARTHIST 1B Introduction to the Visual Arts: History...