AR-214SLH : Public Art in the United States: Contexts, Controversies and Communities

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Art
Subject:
Art
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
Studies the history of public art in the United States from the late 19th century until the present. Emphasis on the critical issues raised by public art over time as they relate to race, class, gender, and key historical events in American history. Highlights how public art is used to create and shape identity and space. 3 credits Fulfills LAI requirement and Service-Learning course.