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Tufts Summer Session for High Schoolers Course & Workshop List

Summer 2018

The list below represents all undergraduate and pre-college courses open to high school students in the Tufts Summer Session for High Schoolers program. Summer Session for High Schoolers is a non-residential program that offers high school students the opportunity to enroll in Tufts University courses. All Courses are available for credit, while Workshops are not offered for credit.

Rising High School Juniors (Class of 2020) and Seniors (Class of 2019) are eligible for all workshops and courses listed. Rising High School Sophomores (Class of 2021) are eligible for all Studio Art Courses & Workshops. Note that courses not listed below are not open to students in this program.

A short application is required before high school students can be enrolled. Apply early to assure your placement in the courses you want!

This course list is subject to change.

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Title:   Picasso to Pollock      

Course Number:      FAH 0052B
Campus: Medford/Somer.   
Room: TBA

Course Description:

The Cubist revolution of Picasso; German Expressionism from Kirchner to Beckmann; the Russian avant-garde; the languages of abstraction throughout Europe, from Kandinsky in Russia, to Mondrian in Holland; the reaction to World War 1 in the Dada and Surrealist movement; the Bauhaus and its influence; the idea of the avant-garde. The shift from Europe to America after World War II and the development of the Abstract Expressionism of Pollack and others.  
 
  

Instructor: Amity Law           Instructor Website
Class Dates: Monday, Jul 3, 2017 to Thursday, Aug 10, 2017
Day(s): TTh           Times: 6:00-9:30 PM                     
Status: Open

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