Cubism and Cultural Politics


Seminar studies the cubist movement in pre-World War I Paris, considering art theory and production within the matrix of cultural politics and current critical debates in the field. Focus on significant figures including Georges Braque, Robert and Sonia Delaunay, Marcel Duchamp, Raymond Duchamp-Villon, Albert Gleizes, Juan Gris, Marie Laurenein, Henri Le Fauconnier, Fernand Lèger, Jean Metzinger, Pablo Picasso, and others. Consent of instructor required. 3 units.