ART 824  - Old Masters Aesthetics&Techniq

ART 824 OLD MASTERS' AESTHETICS AND TECHNIQUES (3)

Pass/No Pass grading. Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement per term.

Description: Art history and art studio classes will be combined to introduce the aesthetics, materials and techniques of the Renaissance and Baroque periods and their relationship to their cultural and historical context. Historical topics will include the development of narrative and illusionistic painting in relationship to Humanism during the fourteenth, fifteenth, and sixteenth centuries. Major master pieces will be used to illustrate aesthetics, while lectures and lab work will instruct students in painting techniques, including fresco, egg tempera, and traditional oils. (Not transferable. Applies to AA/AS degree only.)

 

College of San Mateo Department: Art Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Fall 2012 term