Art and Archeology

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Architecture, Globalization and the Environment

Art 250, Architecture, Globalization, and the Environment, analyzes contemporary architecture and its relation to climate change, urbanism, and consequent social problems. Special attention is paid to the erosion of public space, whether due to gentrification, gated communities, outright segregation, or to the devastating impact of war in urban zones in many parts of the world.

By | 2018-06-18T21:21:17+00:00 May 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Arts of the Americas: The First 5,000 Years

Art 103, Arts of the Americas, the First 5,000 Years brought students into the Princeton University Art Museum to evaluate cultural objects first-hand.  Using survey forms developed for the course in Google Forms, students analyzed and recorded their thoughts about the objects before them. Analysis of the survey data reveals development of student learning within [...]

By | 2018-07-19T20:02:30+00:00 May 31st, 2017|0 Comments

AAS 341 ART 375: Enter the New Negro: Black Atlantic

Born in the late 1800s, the New Negro movement demanded political equality, desegregation, and an end to lynching, while also launching new forms of international Black cultural expression. The visionary modernity of its artists not only reimagined the history of the black diaspora by developing new artistic languages through travel, music, religion and poetry, but [...]

By | 2018-06-18T21:13:21+00:00 February 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Surrealism: Sex, Dreams, and Revolution

This site was created for a course cross-listed between the Departments of Art and Archeology and French. The students in this course studied the Surrealist movement, and created their own projects, according to Surrealist believes. the projects included an exhibition, a word cloud, a review and remix of several Surrealist classic films, and essays on [...]

By | 2018-06-18T21:36:58+00:00 February 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Venice and the Mediterranean: Crete

This project developed out of ART330/HLS331: Venice and the Mediterranean in the Spring of 2007. The course explored the artistic and cultural geography of Venice's Mediterranean empire, known as the stato da mar, from its beginnings in 1204 to the loss of Crete in 1669. During a 9-day trip to Crete, sponsored by the Program [...]

By | 2018-06-18T21:36:08+00:00 September 21st, 2014|0 Comments