Improvisation and the Art of the Harlem Renaissance

ART 6517 2 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Offers students an opportunity to learn through listening, observing, improvising, and creating to become familiar with voices, sounds, rhythms, and improvisations found in music, poetry, and prose from the Harlem Renaissance. Uses videos, photographs, books, and artwork to examine the history, heritage, and contributions of artists from this time and place. Using this information as a touchstone, explores personal stories, sites, and situations through the use of color, line, rhythm, texture, light, sound, words, and movement.


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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