Russian Art and Politics: 1800-Present

RUSSIAN217

Historical and contemporary engagement of visual culture – painting, sculpture, architecture, graphic arts, film, photography – with the political sphere in Russia from the early nineteenth century to the present. Interactions between artists, art critics, censors, government authorities, and the public indicating how visual culture both responded to demands from the political sphere and shaped the political discourse of the day. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

ARTHIST287
VMS225

Curriculum Codes: 

CZ
CCI
ALP