NYU Steinhardt

Art Theory and Criticism I

  • Course Number: ARTCR-GE 2801
  • Hours: 40
  • Units: 4
  • Description: This course surveys the evolution of ideas about modern art in the avant-garde traditions from the early twentieth century to the 1970s. The critical analysis of art will be addressed in terms of the changing status & perceptions of the work of art. Also addressed will be theories of the subject, society, authorship, & semiotics.
  • Old Course Number: E94.2801