Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ART                                     Course Number: 105                                    
Course Title: Modern Art
Subject: Art
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


The course considers the development of art in the modern Western world beginning with European art in the late 18th century and ending with American art after World War II. The work of such major artists as David, Degas and Monet; Van Gogh and Gauguin; Picasso and Brancusi; Jackson Pollack and Andy Warhol are studied as the history of individual achievement and in the contexts of modern life.

General Education:
  • Meets General Education Category
    • Cultural Studies: Fine Arts

  • for Degrees in:
    • All Bach (All Undergraduate Degrees)

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: