Visual Arts & Music Appreciation
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Must-See Treasures of the Great NYC Museums
Through slides and lecture, we will explore the most important and influential works including the Metro- politan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, and other great museums of New York. Explore the smaller and lesser-known gems of the NY museum scene such as the Frick, the Brooklyn Museum, the Jewish Museum, and others.
CE-ART 2239, 3 Tues., July 14-28, 11:30 am-12:30 pm, $45. S Altman. #5022
Art Movements of the 19th Century
Explore this particularly fertile time in art history, beginning with movements such as neoclassicism and romanticism, progressing through realism and impressionism, moving to symbolism and post-impres- sionism, and leading to the 20th century. Artists to be discussed include David, Courbet, Manet, Renoir, Cezanne, Gauguin, and many others. The impact of political, social, and technological developments will be discussed in relation to the art.
CE-ART 2231, 3 Tues., June 2-June 16, 1:00-3:30 pm, $75. S Altman. #5021
History of the American Musical
For anyone who enjoys music and the theater. American musicals tell stories about social and cultural events through songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dance. Though their primary purpose is to entertain, they do so much more. Musicals have the power to change minds. As the world changes, so has the American musical. Explore these changes from the early twentieth century through modern times.
CE-MUSIC 2094, 3 Tues., July 7-21, 6:30-8:30 pm, $75. L Lush. #5537