Art History (new)
THCC Tuesdays 1000-1200 weekly from 14th Jan (5 sessions)
Tutor: Henry Thomas
Convener : Susan Hewer
Following the ‘Taster’ session, ‘What is Art?’ held last term , this series of
lectures will explore many aspects of art history in a world context.
Topics will be:
‘Renaissance’ North/ ‘Renaissance’ South
Gandhara Sculpture : A Buddhist - Classical Fusion
Venice and Byzantium
The Benin Bronzes. : African Art , World Art?
Early Christian Art in Late Antiquity
Discussion will be encouraged