VPHB58H3 Modern Art and Culture

A study of nineteenth and twentieth century arts and visual media, across genres and cultures. What did modernity mean in different cultural contexts? How is 'modern' art or 'modernism' defined? How did the dynamic cultural, economic, and socio-political shifts of the globalizing and industrializing modern world affect the visual arts and their framing?

Prerequisite: 
Exclusion: 

FAH245H, FAH246H

Breadth Requirements: 
Arts, Literature & Language