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Art History - Modern Art and the City

Day of week:
St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone
Mixed Level
11:00 - 13:00
11 weeks

This course will explore how modern artists have been inspired by the city and what images of the city they have produced. The course will consider a range of modern artistic practices produced in cities as diverse as Paris, London, Calcutta, Lagos, Rio de Janeiro to name a few. Students will have the opportunity to discover and discuss a range of artworks that will illustrate the unique perspective of the artist as well as his/her relationship to the distinctive urban surroundings, and the benefits and challenges of city life.

How will I be taught?

This will be taught through illustrated lectures, group work and discussion.

What do I need to bring with me?

Pen and paper. Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, one to one guidance, group discussions and critiques.

What can I do next?

Your tutor will advise.

What do I need to join the course

There are no specific requirements to join this course.

Getting to your course

Find us

St Faiths Adult Education Centre
St Faiths Street
ME14 1LH

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code MAI/124100/M/LC.