Topics in Modern Art: Modern Art in Exhibition
This course, taught in Fall 2013, will explore the history of modern art through the lens of a significant collection of modern American art on loan to the College. Students will explore the art historical context of the artists’ work in preparation for the curating of an exhibition of the collection.
Steven Z. Levine, History of Art: Monday, 1-4 pm
Making an Exhibition: Perspectives on Museums
This Museum Studies course, taught in Spring 2014, will examine and implement the theoretical and practical aspects of the exhibition of modern art, utilizing access to an important collection of modern art and focusing on collaboration with scholars, educators, students, museum administrators, and campus and public audiences. Students will gain broad, deep exposure to the recent history and current state of the exhibition and interpretation of modern art, through this collection-based exhibition and through case studies of historical and contemporary models.
Brian Wallace, Special Collections: Monday, 1-4 pm (tentative)