ART345 History of Design

  • Quiz #7 from 2.23 + 2.25 + 2.27

    March 1, 2009

    Here is the quiz. Email me the answers with "Art 428 Quiz 7" in the subject line to grozanc@truman.edu. This quiz will be due on Wednesday by the end of the day. Please email it to me. The Mid-Term you will print and bring to class on Wednesday and it will be in a separate … Read More

  • Who wants to see Metropolis?

    February 27, 2009

    Please post a comment to this post if you are interested in watching the silent movie Metropolis on Wednesday March 4th at 7pm. There is no commitment on your part. I just want a general idea if there is interest.

  • Posters from the WPA

    February 26, 2009

    Check out this Flickr set if you want to see more posters created as part of the New Deal from 1935–1939.

  • Readings: 3.2 + 3.4

    WWII and Beyond: READING: Woodham, pp. 111–139 and remember no class March 6th!

  • quiz #6 from 2.16 + 2.18 + 2.20

    February 21, 2009

    here is the quiz. email me the answers with "art 428 quiz 6" in the subject line to grozanc@truman.edu. fyi: short answer really means short answer (one sentence or less). click below to see the current quiz and answers to the previous quizzes. 1.    when were the bauhaus weimar years?a.    1925–1932b.    1919–1924c.    1922–1928d.    all the … Read More

  • Readings: 2.23 + 2.25 + 2.27

    February 19, 2009

    The 20s and 30s Style: READING: Meggs, pp. 278–286Woodham, pp. 65–109

  • The Bauhaus Manifesto

    February 15, 2009

    The ultimate aim of all creative activity is a building! The decoration of buildings was once the noblest function of fine arts, and fine arts were indispensable to great architecture. Today they exist in complacent isolation, and can only be rescued by the conscious co-operation and collaboration of all craftsmen. Architects, painters, and sculptors must … Read More

  • Readings: 2.9 + 2.11 + 2.13

    February 14, 2009

    Herbert Bayer & The Bauhaus: READING: Meggs, pp. 310-352

  • Quiz #5 for 2.9 + 2.11 + 2.13

    Here is the quiz. Email me the answers with "Art 428 Quiz 5" in the subject line to grozanc@truman.edu. FYI: Short Answer really means short answer (one sentence or less). Click below to see the current quiz and answers to the previous quizzes. 1.    What early 20th century art movement had a profound influence on … Read More

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