Modern Art in London

University of Westminster

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Modern Art in London

  • Host University

    University of Westminster

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    European Studies, Studio Art

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    *Note that Modern Art in London is taught in Central London (not at Harrow Campus)
    *Requires a GPA of 2.8 (not 3.0 as with all other Media, Arts and Design modules).
    The module will introduce students to modern art in London, and explore work from the Impressionists to the present
    day. Topics will include study of the major developments in twentieth century art including Cubism, Surrealism, Pop
    Art, Conceptual arts etc. through to the Young Brit. Artists (Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin etc) the Tuner Prize, and the
    contemporary art scene in London. Teaching will be through gallery visits and lectures to discuss the work.
    Assessment: Workbook (100%).
    *All transcripts are issued in UK credits.

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