Art Since 1945

Module code: HA3027

This module examines the production, display and reception of art since 1945. You will examine a range of media, from painting to performance art, from pivotal moments from the second half of the 20th century and the start of the 21st. Selected art historical and theoretical texts will introduce you to different approaches to art works produced in the years after the end of the Second World War, such as feminism and post-colonialism.

Learning

  • 10 hours of lectures
  • 10 hours of seminars
  • 130 hours of guided independent study 

Assessment

  • Essay, 3,000 words (100%)