Online, Germany

Art in Germany from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century

online course
when 2 August 2021 - 13 August 2021
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 1190

The course is part of a Multi-City Program in cooperation with Utrecht Summer School and the Dutch University Institute for Art History in Florence.

The course will introduce Berlin’s outstanding art collections, with their wide range of masterpieces from late medieval times to the present day. We shall focus throughout on the particular circumstances that shaped the production and reception of German art, especially during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Virtual field trips include the following museums and galleries in Berlin: Deutsches Historisches Museum, the Gemäldegalerie, the Museum of Photography, the Brücke Museum, the Nationalgalleries, and the Hamburger Bahnhof Museum.

Course leader

Dr. Matthias Vollmer

Target group

In principle, the course is open to all students regardless of their field of study, but primarily it addresses art history students. An elementary knowledge of art and art history is advantageous, but not obligatory.

Credits info

5 EC


- 50% Attendance & Participation
- 20% Mid-term Exam
- 30% Final Exam

Fee info

EUR 1190: course fee (incl. program fee)


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