|Fall Term 2017 Introduction to the Art Museum: History, Issues, and Practices - 5241 - ARHI 315
Prerequisites/Notes: Sophomore standing
Catalog Description : Introduction to art museums and exhibitions as objects of critical inquiry, and to issues and practices in the art museum field. Topics will include: history and evolution of collecting and display; museum exhibitions and knowledge formation; collection practices and ethics; exhibition theory and design; controversies, institutional critique, and the artist-as-curator.
Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course