PGHI
5100

Survey of Design & Dec Arts 1

Parsons School of Design: Sch. Art and Dsgn Hist and Th

Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
Majors Only
Survey of Design & Dec Arts 1
Fall 2024
Taught By: Tracy Ehrlich
Section: A

CRN: 2107

Credits: 3

This course presents a broad introduction to European decorative arts from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries, focusing on Italy, France, England, and the Netherlands. Issues of style, function, and meaning of objects in both public and private life will be explored. In class lectures and through readings that reflect a variety of scholarly approaches, the decorative arts will be considered within the larger cultural, political, and social contexts of their times.

Open to: Masters degree in History of Decorative Arts and Design majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Sch. Art and Dsgn Hist and Th (ADHT)

Campus: Course in NY, not on campus (NN)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 30

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2024 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2024 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 12:38pm EDT 5/21/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Thursday
Times: 12:10pm - 3:00pm
Building: TBD
Room: TBD
Date Range: 8/29/2024 - 12/12/2024