East and West: Medieval Visual Culture in China and Northern Europe Culture (3 cr.)

Course Details

Course Level: 
Undergraduate Course
Course Number: 
HART 376
Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2016
Instructor: 
Course Description: 

This course explores a series of issues that are critically important for the medieval art of both China and northern Europe. Topics include materials and techniques; public and private art: commerce, technology and prints; art and motion; archaeology; paradise and hell; maps and space; the gaze; erotica; patronage; and multiculturalism.
Graduate Equivalency: HART576
Cross-list: ASIA 376, MDEM 376