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Welcome to Modern Art & Ideas! This course is designed to help anyone interested in learning more about modern and contemporary art. Themes can provide an effective structure for engaging with art. In this course, you will explore four themes that educators at The Museum of Modern Art use frequently in their teaching: Places & Spaces, Art & Identity, Transforming Everyday Objects, and Art & Society. Through videos, slideshows, and a variety of resources, readings, and activities, you will explore the content and context of works of art in MoMA’s collection. Learners will… - Explore works of modern and contemporary art through a variety of accessible and relevant themes. - Hear directly from artists about their ideas and processes. - Gain exposure to a range of digital resources available for continually engaging with works of art....
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Recommandé : 5 weeks of study, 2 hours per week

Approx. 10 heures pour terminer
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English

Sous-titres : English, Italian, Russian

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Section
Clock
21 minutes pour terminer

Module 1: Introduction to Modern Art & Ideas

Be introduced to some of the overall benefits of studying modern and contemporary art through accessible and relevant themes....
Reading
1 vidéo (Total 1 min), 2 lectures
Reading2 lectures
1.1 Introduction to Modern Art & Ideas10 min
1.3 Required Readings & Additional Resources10 min

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Section
Clock
1 heure pour terminer

Module 2: Places & Spaces

Discover some of the many ways that artists represent place and take inspiration from their environment....
Reading
10 vidéos (Total 22 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
Video10 vidéos
2.4 Vincent van Gogh. The Starry Night. 18892 min
2.5 Piet Mondrian. Broadway Boogie Woogie. 1942–431 min
2.6 Gordon Matta-Clark. Bingo. 19741 min
2.7 Andrew Wyeth. Christina's World. 19481 min
2.8 Salvador Dalí. The Persistence of Memory. 19311 min
2.9 Claude Monet. Water Lilies. 1914–261 min
2.10 Rachel Whiteread. Water Tower. 19982 min
2.11 Edward Hopper. House By the Railroad. 19251 min
2.12 Louis I. Kahn. Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Capital of Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh (Study for National Assembly Building). 1962–832 min
Reading3 lectures
2.1 Introduction to Places & Spaces10 min
2.3 Slideshow [Mobile-Friendly Version]10 min
2.13 Required Readings & Additional Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Quiz20 min

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Clock
1 heure pour terminer

Module 3: Art & Identity

See how artists create works of art to express, explore, and question identity. ...
Reading
7 vidéos (Total 17 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
Video7 vidéos
3.4 Frida Kahlo. Self-Portait with Cropped Hair. 19402 min
3.5 Andy Warhol. Gold Marilyn Monroe. 19621 min
3.6 Pablo Picasso. Girl before a Mirror. 19322 min
3.7 Marc Chagall. I and the Village. 19112 min
3.8 Henri Matisse. The Red Studio. 19112 min
3.9 Rineke Dijkstra. Almerisa series. 1994–20081 min
Reading3 lectures
3.1 Introduction to Art & Identity10 min
3.3 Slideshow [Mobile-Friendly Version]10 min
3.10 Required Readings & Additional Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Quiz20 min

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Section
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1 heure pour terminer

Module 4: Transforming Everyday Objects

Discover how artists use everyday objects to challenge assumptions about what constitutes art and how it should be made. Explore a variety of artistic and design choices, and the creative acts of inventing and transforming everyday objects....
Reading
9 vidéos (Total 20 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
Video9 vidéos
4.4 Marcel Duchamp. Bicycle Wheel. 19132 min
4.5 Robert Rauschenberg. Bed. 19551 min
4.6 Meret Oppenheim. Object. 19362 min
4.7 Décolletage Plastique Design Team. Bic Cristal® Ballpoint pen. 19502 min
4.8 Louise Nevelson. Sky Cathedral. 19581 min
4.9 Mike Kelley. Untitled. 19902 min
4.10 Jessica Rosenkrantz, Jesse Louis-Rosenberg. Kinematics Dress. 20131 min
4.11 Doris Salcedo. Atrabilious. 1992–931 min
Reading3 lectures
4.1 Introduction to Transforming Everyday Objects10 min
4.3 Slideshow [Mobile-Friendly Version]10 min
4.12 Required Readings & Additional Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Quiz20 min
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par AMJan 15th 2018

It has been a very wonderful course. I love the museum as a cultural space and now I love it more for its commitment to online education and giving us the opportunity to learn in different countries.

par AVOct 11th 2016

I really enjoyed this course and the way art was discussed based on theme rather than chronologically. My only issues with the class were the frustrations with the quizzes being graded incorrectly.

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Lisa Mazzola

Assistant Director, School and Teacher Programs
Department of Education

À propos de The Museum of Modern Art

The Museum of Modern Art is a place that fuels creativity, ignites minds, and provides inspiration. With extraordinary exhibitions and the world's finest collection of modern and contemporary art, MoMA is dedicated to the conversation between the past and the present, the established and the experimental. Our mission is helping you understand, enjoy, and use the art of our time....

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  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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