ARTD 3167 Visual Culture Studies

3 hours; 3 credits

Visual culture and design issues from ancient to modern times, culminating in postwar America with such phenomena as Elvis' pink Cadillac and Populuxe designs. Interdisciplinary approach to the study of images across diverse media. Impact of the mass media on contemporary movements such as Pop Art. Influence of race and gender.

Prerequisite: Art 1050 [1.3] or Core Studies 2.1 or Core Curriculum 1120 [1.2] or Art 1010.


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