Join Professor Tony Godfrey as he explores contemporary art from its birth to its current state in a 6 week course at the Ateneo Art Gallery from June 13 – July 18
. Through lectures and discussions discover the different movements that have emerged since the 1960s, the artists that have defined these movements and the different art forms that are currently seen in exhibitions, art fairs and biennials.
Course dates : Lectures every Saturday from June 13 – July 18, 2015, 10 am – 5 pm.
June 13 :
What was wrong with Modernism? Why did contemporary art happen? Piet Mondrian, Jackson Pollock, Jasper Johns.
Lecture on The birth of the Contemporary: Pop, Minimal and Conceptual Art: Andy Warhol, Donald Judd, Joseph Beuys, On Kawara.
June 20 :
1980s : Neo Expressionism Anselm Kiefer, Julian Schnabel, Francesco Clemente
1980s: Neo conceptualism: Jenny Holzer, Jeff Koons, Magiciens de la Terre
June 27 :
Contemporary Art and Photography
Contemporary Art and Video :
Video works by Bill Viola, Pipilotti Rist and Eije Lisa Ahtilla
Sculpture and art in public places since 1980 : Joseph Beuys, Anthony Gormley, Skulptur Projekte Munster
July 11 :
Installation art : Christian Boltanski, Ann Amilton, Ilya Kabakov
What is different about Filipino Contempoary Art?