AH 340 Contemporary Art: 1945 to 1970
Assignments & Reading

 

Due Date
 
September 2
Theories & Documents: General Intro & 248 - 249 & 971 - 974
Art Since 1900: Introductions 1 - 5
Framing America: Chapters 19 & 20
 
September 7
September 9
Writing Art History
  • Please sign up for a lecture presentation on Canvas before today!
 
September 14
Theories & Documents: 971 - 974
Art Since 1900: 1940 - 1944
Framing America: Chapters 19 & 20
* Art of the New Deal
  • Art Collection eMuseum and Blog Scavenger Hunt Due
September 16
Theories & Docs: Figuration Introduction
Art Since 1900: 1945, 1946, 1947a, & 1947b
Framing America: Chapters 21 & 22
 
September 21
Theories & Docs: Gestural Abstraction Intro & 42 - 43
September 23
Theories & Docs: 24 - 25
Art Since 1900: 1949a
Framing America: Chapters 23 & 24
  • Research Paper Thesis Proposal Due
 
September 28
Framing America: Chapters 25 & 26
* Women of Abstract Expressionism
  • Quiz 1 Due @ midnight on Canvas
September 30
Theories & Docs: 199 - 203 & 211 - 214
Art Since 1900: 1951, 1959a, 1959c, & 1962b
* How Casteli Remade the Art World
 
October 5
Theories & Docs: 26 - 28
October 7
Theories & Docs: 44 - 56, 216 - 220, & 243 - 247
Art Since 1900: 1946, & 1949b
 
October 12
Theories & Docs: Material Culture Intro
Art Since 1900: 1953 & 1959d
Framing America: Chapter 27
  • Annotated Bibliography Due
October 14
Theories & Docs: Pages 373 -375
 
October 19
Theories & Docs: pgs. 343 -347, 357 & 388
October 21
Art Since 1900: 1958, 1959d, & 1960c
 
October 26
Theories & Docs: pgs. 821 - 824
Art Since 1900: 1955a, 1961 1962a, & 1967c
  • Visual Analysis Paper Due
October 28
Theories & Docs: Pages 390 - 405
Art Since 1900: 1960a, 1960c 1962d, & 1964b
 
November 2
November 4
November 9
Theories & Docs: Installation Intro, pgs. 494 - 498 & 609 - 610
Art Since 1900: 1959b, 1959e & 1960b
  • Quiz 2 Due @ midnight on Canvas
November 11
Framing America: Chapter 27
 
November 16
Theories & Docs: Geometric Ab Intro & pg. 29
  • Rough Draft Share Due
November 18
Theories & Docs: pgs. 109 - 123, 131 - 136 & 150 - 158
Art Since 1900: 1957b & 1963
Framing America: Chapter 28
 
November 23
Thanksgiving Break
November 25
 
November 30
Theories & Docs: pgs. 614 - 623 & 700 - 703
  • Research Paper Due
December 2
Theories & Docs: Process Intro, pgs. 704 - 738 & 848 - 850
 
December 7
Theories & Docs: Performance Intro & pgs. 858 - 884
Framing America: Chapter 29
December 9
Theories & Docs: 629 - 655
Art Since 1900: 1967a, 1968a, 1968b & 1969
Extra Credit
 
December 16
  • Final Quiz 8 to 10:30 AM
 
* optional reading
 
Writing Resources
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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