Course Offerings

2016-17 Course Offerings

Art History offerings for the 2016-17 school year are tentative and subject to change without notice.

Spring 2017

COURSE NUMBER Course Title Instructor Day/Time
ART_HIST 235 Introduction to Latin American Art Escobar TR 11:00-12:20
ART_HIST 250 Introduction to European Art: Early Modern Swan MW 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 319 / HUM 370-4 Special Topics in Ancient Art: Monsters, Art, and Civilization Gunter TR 9:30-10:50

ART_HIST 367

Special Topics in American Art: Remembering the Civil War Bell TR 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 369 / COMP_LIT 304-0-23

Special Topics in Contemporary Art: What is a Place? Art and the Spatial Imagination in the Contemporary Middle East

Feldman T 3-6
ART_HIST 379 Special Topics in Architecture: East Asian Architecture Hu TR 11:00-12:20
ART_HIST 390-1 / ENVR_POL 390-24 Undergraduate Seminar: Art, Ecology, and Politics Zorach R 2-5
ART_HIST 390-2 / HUM 370-6 Undergraduate Seminar: Picasso Kiaer MW 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 390-3 Undergraduate Seminar: Art of the Ottomans, Safavids, and Mughals Moor MW 2-3:20

2017-18 Course Offerings

Art History offerings for the 2017-18 school year are tentative and subject to change without notice.

Fall 2017

Course Number Course Title Instructor Day/Time
ART_HIST 101-6 First-Year Seminar: Art and Architecture in Chicago Swan MW 3:30-4:50
ART_HIST 232 Introduction to History of Architecture and Design Van Zanten MW 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 255 Introduction to Modernism Copeland TR 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 349 Special Topics in Baroque Art: European Architecture and Urbanism, 1600 to 1750 Escobar TR 11-12:20
ART_HIST 368 Studies in 20th Century Art: Art Against Empire in the 1960s Reitz MW 11-12:20
ART_HIST 389 Special Topics in Asian Art: Buddhist Art: Image and Ritual Linrothe MW 2-3:20
ART_HIST 390 Undergraduate Seminar: Goya and Blake (with ART_HIST 450) Eisenman F 2-5
ART_HIST 395
Architecture: How It’s Done and Why We Do It in Modern Western
Civilization
Van Zanten TR 3:30-4:50

Winter 2018

Course Number Course Title Instructor Day/Time
ART_HIST 101-6 First Year Seminar: Civil War Photography Bell TR 9:30-10:50
ART_HIST 240 Introduction to Asian Art Hu TR 11-12:20
ART_HIST 250 Introduction to European Art, 1500-1750 Swan MW 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 319 / HUM 370 Constructing Identity in the Ancient Mediterranean World Gunter TR 9:30-10:50
ART_HIST 340-2 Early Modern Art and Science OR Global Baroque Swan TR 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 350-1 19th Century Art I Eisenman MW 2-3:20
ART_HIST 360-1 20th Century European Art (1900-WWII) Kiaer TR 11-12:20
ART_HIST 382-1 Chinese Painting Hu TR 2-3:20
ART_HIST 390 Undergraduate Seminar: Picasso Kiaer MW 3:30-4:50
ART_HIST 391 Undergraduate Methods Seminar Levin F 10-1

Spring 2018

Course Number Course Title Instructor Day/Time
ART_HIST 225 Introduction to Medieval Art Normore MW 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 260 Introduction to Contemporary Art Feldman TR 11-12:20
ART_HIST 369 Studies in 20th Century Art: US Latina/o Art History TBD MW 11-12:20
ART_HIST 370 Modern Architecture and Design Levin MW 12:30-1:50
ART_HIST 379 East Asian Architecture Hu TR 9:30-10:50
ART_HIST 390 Undergraduate Seminar: Cartography as Art: Mapping the Early Modern World Escobar W 2-5
ART_HIST 395 Undergraduate Museums Seminar: Onsite at the Art Institute of Chicago Long F 2-5