2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog

IAHIS 5290 Art & Photography in Contemporary China

This course exposes students to the historical and aesthetic conditions that have come to define contemporary Chinese Art. Students will become familiar with traditional art forms and methodologies (including a range of painting, printmaking, ceramics and sculpture) as well as more recent social and political contexts that have influenced current Chinese work. Students will visit four cities, a number of museums, galleries and cultural sites, and several art schools.