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The Ceilings of Paris

Course Description: 

Seventeenth century transformation of the ceilings of Paris, religious, private and public. Itinerary of this transformation from artists¿ initial drawings to their finished work. In conjunction with an exhibition in the Louvre on this topic, study the original drawings as well as the venues in and around Paris. Sites vary from the most illustrious (Versailles) to the lesser known (Hôtel Lauzun). Reflection on the changing religious, social and political aspirations as represented in these new artistic forms.

Subject: 
OSPPARIS
Subject (Full): 
Overseas Studies in Paris
Academic Year: 
2014-2015
General Education Requirement(s): 
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
Geography: 
France