This unit treats French Art in terms of the cultural structures that allowed academic art, Realism, Impressionism and Post-Impressionism to emerge. Mainstream art is studied alongside emerging avant-gardes. Other topics include nationalism, exoticism, and peripheral versus metropolitan modernism.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x3000wd Essay (60%), 1x1500wd Gallery exercise (40%)
12 credit points at 1000 level in Art History or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Critical StudiesProhibitions