Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Art History + Appreciation Courses

(4 Results)
  • Styles in the Decorative Arts II: 1800 to the Present

    John Tschirch, Ages 18+, Feb 23 — May 18, Mondays, 7-10pm

    This course continues the overview of historical trends that have shaped both exterior and interior Western architecture. It covers major figures and movements in architectural and interior design from the… Read More
  • Haute Couture + 20th-Century Fashion

    Karen Antonowicz, Ages 18+, Feb 24 — Mar 31, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Do you ever wonder what inspires today's fashion designers? Get a glimpse of fashion's most historic moments of the 20th Century and discover the greatest style influences of this remarkable… Read More
  • Art History: The Grand Tour

    Suzanne Scanlan, Ages 18+, Feb 26 — Apr 30, Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    The Grand Tour -- a cultural pilgrimage through France and Italy made by budding aristocrats during the 17thÊand 18thÊCenturies -- is the focus of this course.ÊThe Grand Tour introduced these… Read More
  • Introduction to Appraising Fine Art

    Michelle DuBois, Ages 18+, May 08 — May 09, Friday + Saturday, 9am-5pm

    This course introduces potential fine art appraisers to painting, sculpture and works on paper as the primary categories encountered in the appraisal of fine art. Such issues as the differentiation… Read More