Spring 2022 Courses / Visual and Performing Arts / ARTISTS AND THEIR WORK

Coordinators: Linda Downs, Lynnel Garabedian, Bob Reiss, Ellen Shapiro

“Artists and Their Work” is an art history course that explores the lives and work of artists throughout the world.

The course prompts discussion of style, meaning, media, and aesthetics as well as philosophical, social, and political issues, including public reception and lasting influence of the work under consideration.

This semester is designated as Presenter’s Choice; all artists, periods, and media are open for presentation. The 2022 fall semester will be devoted to photography from Louis Daguerre (1787–1851) to Annie Leibovitz (1949 -).

A WEEK / TUES / 10:30am to 12:00pm

Fall 2022 Class Schedule: Artists and Their Work

Feb 01

Linda Downs

Sophie Taeuber Arp and Jean (Hans) Arp

Feb 15

Sandy Gordon

Jacob Lawrence

Mar 01

Ellen Shapiro

Alice Neel

Mar 15

Paul Adler

Alberto Giocometti / Francis Bacon

Mar 29

Ann Goerdt

Julie Mehretu

Apr 12

Marian Friedman

Josef Albers and Anni Albers

May 03

Susan Diehl

Giotto Bondone


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