Write a 1500-1700 word essay on one of the following topics :
1. Nearly all of our readings have referenced, discussed, or used the art historical
past. How and why have avant-garde artists and critics used art history in the
2. How has the relationship between artist, art critic, art institution and viewer
changed over the period covered in this course? Why?
3. Discuss the changing relationship between object and text in twentieth-century