Goodbye art history A-level, you served the elite well

Goodbye art history A-level, you served the elite well

This autumn yet another new edition of EH Gombrich’s classic 1950 book The Story of Art – the “Luxury” edition – will be out in time for Christmas. Meanwhile the BBC is hard at work on Civilisations, an epic attempt to regain the factual television heights of Kenneth Clark’s 1969 series Civilisation. Gombrich and Clark were outstanding scholars and thinkers in the academic discipline of art history, which means the historical study of the styles and meanings of art. They were also great public intellectuals who could share the subtleties…

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The art & science of quality course bulletins: a way to avoid the entice of the info unload

The art & science of quality course bulletins: a way to avoid the entice of the info unload

It’s the night earlier than a prime venture is due and also you sit down down to publish an declaration on your on line route. You want to remind your college students of the approaching due date, and oh sure, there’s a extremely good webinar provided with the aid of the career middle developing on Tuesday. That reminds you, there’s additionally that article approximately the records of Wikipedia which you need to percentage with them too. Come to think about it, now’s as right a time as any to discuss…

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Kadenze Offers Free Online Classes on Art Studies and Creative Technology

Kadenze Offers Free Online Classes on Art Studies and Creative Technology

We love online courses here at Lifehacker, but you may not be interested in studying law or learning how to code. For the more artistically inclined, Kadenze has free online courses on modern art, sound production, and careers in media technology from academic institutions like Stanford, UCLA, Princeton, and CalArts. Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Summer Semester 2015 Your education doesn’t have to stop once you leave school. We’ve put together a curriculum of some…Read more If you think of yourself as more of a creative type,…

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