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Art and Ideology II - ARH3701

Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Purpose: To enable students to understand and analyse the intimate alliance that exists between art and ideology, with specific reference to the twentieth century. A primary area of investigation is Western Modernism and the ways in which artists and theorists are challenging Modernist notions, foregrounding gender and socio-political dimensions in the society in which art is produced. Areas of investigation are: Early European Modernism; Cubism; Dada and Duchamp; Primitivism.