Hello everyone and welcome to Week 13 of ART F262X.

Please do the following before SUNDAY, April 11 (11:59PM).

1. Go through the material in the Realism and Impressionism wing.

2. Respond to the following forums on Slack:

Slack channel #week13part1

  • The Painting of Modern Life: In the mid-19th century urban life was rapidly transforming and new spaces were opening such as parks, racetracks, grand boulevards, and an explosion of new venues for popular entertainment. Choose a work of art from this wing and discuss how it reflects this new modern world?

Slack channel #week13part2

  • Photography: The invention of photography forced artists to reconsider their approach to making art. How does the art from this wing respond to the development of this new technology? Use examples.