ARH-3150 Art of the Human Body

3 credits

Prerequisite: ARH-2010 and ARH-2060.

This course examines all art that scrutinizes the human body in some way. The course covers art from all cultures and all time periods. The art will be both depictions of the human body in art, as well as deal with the human body from a broad variety of venues such as ancient Greek sculpture, Mesoamerican frescoes, Maori tattooing, to the modern-day body artists who practice tattooing, scarification, and other body arts.