Fall 2019

Pre-Columbian Art and Architecture

Listed in: Art and the History of Art, as ARHA-186  |  Latinx and Latin Amer Studies, as LLAS-186

Moodle site: Course

Faculty

Chris Couch (Section 01)

Description

(Offered as ARHA 186 and LLAS 186) This course provides an introduction to the Pre-Columbian art and architecture of the Americas. It explores major traditions in architecture and city planning, murals, sculpture, painting, masks, and textiles. The first half of the semester concentrates on Preclassic and Classic Mesoamerica (Mexico and Central America); the second on Postclassic Mesoamerica, North America, and the Andes.

Fall semester. Visiting Professor Couch.

Offerings

2019-20: Offered in Fall 2019