May 26, 2020  
2006-2007 University Catalogue 
    
2006-2007 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

LAAH 931 - History and Aesthetics of 20th Century Performance Art


This course traces the evolution of Performance Art including its roots in Futurism, Constructivism, the Bauhaus, Dada, Surrealism, Fluxus movement, parallel movements in Japanese Butoh dance, European Figurentheater, developments of media in performance, autobiographical performance, spectacle. Video slides are shown to portray the visual impact of the genre. Formerly HU 256

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: LACR 102

Credits: 3 cr, 3 hrs