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Art Survey at the AIC: American Art

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The Loop, Downtown/Loop
111 S Michigan Ave
Btwn E Monroe St & E Jackson Dr
Chicago, Illinois 60603
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Course number 1157
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Joseph Cunniff

What you'll learn in this art history class:

Meeting in the galleries of the Art Institute of Chicago museum, this course investigates American art from the Prairie School, Tiffany, the Aesthetic movement, and American Impressionists, among others. Additionally, students will examine Luminist landscapes and the work of modern and contemporary American artists, including, but not limited to: 
  • Ivan Albright
  • Edward Hopper
  • Barbara Kruger
  • Georgia O'Keefe
  • Cindy Sherman
  • Andy Warhol
  • and Grant Wood
Students will develop the ability to look closely at, analyze, and discuss the works presented as they learn about the history, literature, music, and theater of the period in which it was created.

A leader in educating artists, designers, and scholars since 1866, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) offers nationally accredited degree programs as well as Continuing Studies programs for adults and children, ages 4-18. Considered one of the most influential art and design schools in the world, SAIC has continuing studies programs available to all skill levels. Students develop their creative and critical abilities while working with renowned faculty, utilizing state-of-the-art resources, and visiting the breath-taking galleries at the Art Institute of Chicago


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