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ARTH 122
Art in Venice between East and West
Spring

The Republic of Venice was a cultural crossroads between east and west. This course introduces students to the splendor of Venetian visual culture between the ninth and the seventeenth centuries, emphasizing the ways in which the Republic drew from both eastern and western artistic traditions to craft and reinforce an image of itself as a miraculous, eternal, and devout city. Key artists include the Bellini, Carpaccio, Titian, Tintoretto, and Veronese. Assignments will encourage students to develop their own visual, critical, rhetorical, interpretive, and creative skills.
Offered every other year beginning 2020-21.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Meryl Bailey

Note(s):
Offered in alternation with: ARTH 124

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Creating & Critiquing Arts, Historical Perspectives, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Create, Innovate & Experiment, Critical Analysis, International Perspectives

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Last Updated: 6/23/17