Contemporary Art: Styles, Ideas and Artists
Adult Enrichment / Lifelong Learning -
Winter/ Spring 2021
Explore contemporary art practices starting in the 1950’s and continuing today by studying the iconic works of artists such as Andy Warhol, Cindy Sherman, Jeff Koons, Damien Hirst, Grayson Perry and many others.
Art styles for consideration will include Pop Art, Minimal Art, Environmental Art, Conceptual Art, Performance Art, Appropriation Art, and Video Art.
This is a virtual class (live streaming) being offered via Zoom.
Selen Ozakhun is a Minneapolis based art and craft historian, independent curator of public programs, and community education instructor. She is currently a doctoral candidate at MSGSU'S Department of Art History, Istanbul, Turkey. Her study focuses on contemporary cross-over art and craft practices. She is a member of International Association of Art Critics (AICA-Turkey) since 2009. She explores how to empower communities, support interactions, and foster creative thinking through non-formal education with an emphasis on art and craft.