American Art

ART 1020 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Covers American painting and sculpture from colonial times through the early 1930s. Includes the study of painting from itinerant colonial limners through Copley, Benjamin West, and the English tradition; the Hudson River School; Eakins, Hopper, Marin, Stella, and O’Keeffe; and the founding of American modernist painting. Also examines sculpture from colonial gravestone reliefs through Rush, Augur, and the public monuments of French, Saint-Gaudens, and Calder.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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