Academic Catalog 2019-20

ARTH 3825 Art in Focus: Modern Architecture of the San Francisco Bay Area

This course focuses on selected highlights of Bay Area architecture beginning with the late 19th century work of architect Bernard Maybeck to the present. We will explore the social, political, and environmental factors that have influenced the architecture of the San Francisco Bay area and examine the regional interpretations of a variety of commercial, institutional, and domestic buildings. A field trip/site visit of significant buildings will be included.


1.00 unit