Art History | The Art of Russia: from Prehistory to Pussy Riot
Why this course?
This course tells the story of this vast nation with all its differing people groups, beliefs and confrontations. The first term look at the attacks of Genghis Khan, the formation of the Eastern Orthodox Church, the advances of Peter the Great and the fall of the Tsars to Bolshevism. The second term will examine the artists of the revolution era, like Kandinsky, Chagall, Malevich and El Lissitsky. The third term will look at Russian art since the fall of communism, including protest art leading up to the attack on Ukraine.
Tutor: Steve Carroll
Steve Carroll Cert.Ed. is an experienced teacher and a professional artist. He especially likes to build confidence in his students and explain the making of art from a practical perspective.
What should I bring?
- A notebook
- A pen
- An open mind
Why the MET?
Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was created from the merger of City College Brighton and Northbrook College. It draws on 150 years of heritage, history and experience. We operate across five campuses in Brighton, Shoreham and Worthing, and teach around 7,500 adult learners.
Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims. Whatever your chosen subject, we have the facilities to ensure you get the most out of your learning experience.