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Fine Arts : Bradford Campus

This guide supports related courses and areas of inquiry.

Art History

William Morris tapestry from mid-1800s with red stylized leaves on a black background.

"Acanthus printed velveteen," woven and block-printed textile by William Morris (1834 - 1896).

Areas of Investigation for Capstone Research

These are suggested areas of research for your Capstone project:

  • Styles
  • Periods
  • Artists
  • Videos

Topics of Investigation

These are a few topics for inquiry:

  • Culture 
  • Sociopolitical Influences
  • Time Frame of Era
  • Religion
  • Conservation 
  • Affects of Region on Art History
  • Women in Art History
  • Styles within Era

Modern Art Movements Timeline

"This timeline displays the major trends and movements in modern art, approximately dated to when they began, or when they gained prominence."

(theartstory.org, 2021)

Journal Article Search

Search for e-journals and other serials (i.e., magazines, and newspapers) by title, ISSN, or browsing. Use the PittCat Journal Finder that is in the top navigation of PittCat, or run a regular PittCat search.

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