Art - Fall 2017

Survey Vis Art: Prehis-HONORS — 3604
ART 1550 – 3 credits
Debra D. Eck

Provides art and non-art majors with an overview of the historical evolution of the visual arts from the prehistoric through medieval periods. An overview of art from non-European cultures is also presented. Students will explore artistic philosophies, styles, media, materials, and the evolving function of art in society. Students are introduced to the formal structure of works of art and will study new methods and materials. Links between technical evolution and its relationship to stylistic change are explored. The influence of major philosophical shifts in culture-at-large on the arts is also emphasized. Material is presented through slide lectures, videotapes, classroom discussions, and readings. Course requires extensive reading, some writing, and participation in discussion groups. Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 220
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:40 am
Painting I-HONORS — 4480
ART 2510 – 3 credits
Heather L. Kanazawa

Students will create paintings in a variety of media and concepts as well as gain understanding of the potential of a visual creator. Students work in watercolor, gouache, acrylic, and oil on paper supports and are required to produce a portfolio of paintings with evaluation based on technical growth and exploration of visual ideas. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm