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THE STORY OF ART
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Netherlands - Utrecht University - 'Utrecht Univ.'
UC Course SubjectArt History
Number & Suffix: 20
Full UC Title: THE STORY OF ART 
Transcript Title: STORY OF ART 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Lower Division 
Course Description: This is an overview course of the history of Western art and architecture from the Middle Ages to the present. Special attention goes to the art of the Netherlands, which has played a key role on the European stage from Jan van Eyck as alleged inventor of oil painting, through the Golden Age of Rembrandt and Vermeer, to Vincent van Gogh and renowned architect Rem Koolhaas. Students learn about these Dutch masters in their international context including the Italian Renaissance, the Flemish Baroque, the English Enlightenment, transatlantic modernism, and the globalizing art world of the contemporary age. Lecturers from different specializations illuminate some of the key works in the history of art and architecture and engage students in critical discussions concerning technique, style, function, and meaning. The course provides the fundamental knowledge, centered on the Low Countries and Europe. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: THE STORY OF ART 
Partner University Department: History and Art History 
Partner University Course Number: KU1V18001