Art and Markets

ARTHIST508S

Cross-disciplinary art history-visual culture-economics seminar. Analytical and applied historical exploration of cultural production and local art markets, and their emergence throughout Europe, Asia, and the Americas. Criteria for valuation of imagery or what makes art as a commodity desirable or fashionable. Visual taste formation, consumer behavior, and the role of art dealers as cross-cultural negotiants. Consent of instructor required.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

VMS567S
ECON321S
MMS

Curriculum Codes: 

SS, CCI, R, ALP
Term: 
Spring 2017
Days: 
W
Time: 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Instructor: 
H.V. Miegroet
Room: 
S.W. Bay 10 A266