Fall 2018 Art of the Sixties, Rebecca Dubay
(AHS 4500-81)

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This seminar on the 1960s, a celebrated and controversial decade, will focus on the following art movements: Nouveau Réalisme, Happenings, Pop, Minimalism, Post-Minimalism, Arte Povera, Conceptual art, and Institutional Critique. Topics addressed in the readings, class discussions and writing assignments will include: art, irony, and spectacle; consumerism and mass culture; politics and the war in Vietnam; labor and industry; time and technology; and anti-form and the dematerialization of the art object. We will examine a broad range of artists working in Europe and America, and the readings will include primary source material as well as recent scholarship.

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