Art and Design in the roaring twenties: from Art Nouveau to Art Decos

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Course Information
Discipline(s): 
Cultural Studies
Art History
Terms offered: 
Fall, Spring
Credits: 
3
Language of instruction: 
English
Description: 

Paris is often identified with the roaring twenties. Indeed, between World War I and World War II we observe amazing changes in art, architecture, design, fashion, jewelry and music deeply related to the industrial revolution and the social and political changes in Europe.
In this class we will analyze the link between the historical context, this new lifestyle and how it affects the arts, design and fashion.