Art History Lectures

Issues in Modern and Contemporary Art and World Culture

Instructor: Dr. Adrienne von Lates, Assistant Director for Education
Saturdays at 2PM • $5 per class.

Free for members, North Miami Residents,
and City of North Miami employees

Art teachers may register with the district for professional development credits.Reading list provided for each lecture: Schedule of topics are listed below.


9/12 • The Europeans: From Picasso to the Surrealists
9/19 • America: Social Realism to Abstract Expressionism
9/26 • Neo-Dada to POP


10/3 • The Pluralistic 70’s
10/10 • The Post Modern 80s to 2001
10/17 • What is Happening Now- The Effect of Globalization
10/24 • Social Practice Art/ Hybrid practices


11/7 • Creolization among Caribbean Artists
11/14 • Modern and Contemporary in Latin American Art
11/21 • Modern and Contemporary in African and East Asia Art


12/12 • Art Communities and Gentrification
12/19 • The impact of Art Fairs and Art Market Speculation

Call 305.893.6211 to register