This course offers a history of women in art and society, with examples from the Medieval period through to the practice of women artists in contemporary culture. Drawing on social history, feminism and its implications, and the representation of women in the visual arts, this course will provide a better understanding of the situation of women artists within different social, regional and global contexts. (Format: Lecture 3 Hours) (Exclusion: FINA 3081) Monday and Wednesday 1:30 to 2:50PM Sir James Dunn Building 108.
This course follows from FINH 2101 and focuses on the cultural, historical, and critical contexts of art. It explores concepts, theories, and issues such as patronage, material culture, art markets, and media that are associated with a broader study of art history and visual culture. (Format: Lecture 3 Hours) Tuesday and Thursday 1:00 to 2:20PM Sir James Dunn Building 108.