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Graduate Projects in Visual Arts Administration: Art During Crisis

This course reviews artists' responses during times of crisis. Whether floods, war,racial, ethnic and gender violence or pandemics of catastrophic dimensions, artists respond inthoughtful and powerful ways, creating work that emblematizes the horrors, and provides placesof mourning, memory and healing. This course overviews contemporary art of the past severaldecades, showing critical turning points when such crises resulted in major cultural change. Theideas and aesthetics of the artists’ work selected for study show persistent social conscience andhumanism.

Course #
ARVA-GE 2927
Units
3
Department
Art and Art Professions