Quest Courses – Spring 2023 / History and Philosophy / 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 their public reception and the lasting influence of the work under consideration.

The Spring semester is Presenter’s Choice, where any topic in the visual arts may be presented.


B WEEK / TUESDAY / 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM


Artists and Their Work, Spring 2023




Feb 14

Linda Downs

Albrecht Dürer

Feb 28

Bob Reiss

The Soyer Brothers

Mar 14

Ellen Shapiro

Winslow Homer

Mar 28

Lynnel Garabedin

Diane Arbus

Apr 18

Marian Freedmann

Maya Lin

May 02

Helen Goodman, Linda Downs

Hans Holbein

May 16

Sandy Gordon

Artists In the Holocaust

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