Oct 31st 2016

Modern Art & Ideas (Coursera)

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Themes can provide a great structure and pedagogical framework for engaging students with many different subjects, including art. In this course, you will develop skills for looking at art through a thematic lens. You will explore four themes–Places & Spaces, Art & Identity, Transforming Everyday Objects, and Art & Society–while learning about artworks from The Museum of Modern Art's collection.


Week 1: Module 1: Introduction to Modern Art & Ideas

Week 2: Module 2: Places & Spaces

Week 3: Module 3: Art & Identity

Week 4: Module 4: Transforming Everyday Objects

Week 5: Module 5: Art & Society