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Westfield State University    
 
    
 
  Sep 26, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog/Handbook

ART 0230 - Politics of Art


Credits: 3

Focusing mainly on contemporary visual art and recent controversies, this course will explore a variety of topics where politics and art mix such as questions of repatriation of ancient art and generally where art belongs, museums practices, copyright, censorship and public funding, as well as gender, race and LGBTQ issues.  This course will be a mix of lecture and discussion with an emphasis on student directed research.