HIST 1103 Black Art History

Status: Required
Grade Level: 7th Grade
Term: 03 – Spring
Course Duration: 72 hours

Black Art History Course Description

The History course on Black Art surveys artworks made by African Americans in the United States and abroad. Young scholars will explore major art movements, such as the Harlem Renaissance and the Black Arts Movement, and will study the impact of political movements on artists and their work, including the Black Liberation Movement and #BlackLivesMatter. Also, young scholars will consider how artists have contended with issues of race, gender, and sexuality and will examine transnational artist networks in Latin America, Europe, and other places.

Department(s):

Black Art History