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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Modern Art & Ideas by The Museum of Modern Art

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About the Course

Welcome to Modern Art & Ideas! This course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about modern and contemporary art. Over the next five weeks, you will look at art through a variety of themes: Places & Spaces, Art & Identity, Transforming Everyday Objects, and Art & Society. Each week kicks off with a video that connects works of art from The Museum of Modern Art’s collection to the theme. You will hear audio interviews with artists, designers, and curators and learn more about selected works in the additional readings and resources. Throughout this course you will discover how artists: -- represent place and take inspiration from their environment, -- create works of art to express, explore, and question identity, -- use everyday objects to challenge assumptions about what constitutes a work of art and how it should be made, -- and respond to the social, cultural, and political issues of their time through works of art. Through the discussion forum prompts and peer review assignment, you will also have the opportunity to connect with other learners and explore how these themes resonate with your own life and experience....

Top reviews


Jun 7, 2020

Really enjoyed this course! Well organized/developed, and even for a museum buff, like me, offered great ideas, and perspectives in ‘looking’ and ‘understanding’ art, and particular artist’s process.


Jan 14, 2018

It has been a very wonderful course. I love the museum as a cultural space and now I love it more for its commitment to online education and giving us the opportunity to learn in different countries.

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By Anna V d L

Oct 17, 2018

Excellent course!!

By Kenneth G

Aug 15, 2021

very great course

By Nikita D

May 2, 2020

Loved the course!

By Saulo C

Mar 21, 2020

Excellent course!

By Awatif s a

Nov 3, 2019

I love the course

By Jeong S

May 16, 2019

nice and flexible

By marcus

Jan 14, 2019

Excellent course!

By Koko

Dec 6, 2016

It has its vibes.

By Wang H

Jun 15, 2016

beautifully made.

By Evelina S

Apr 15, 2016

Excellent course!

By Johan W

Oct 25, 2015

Excellent course!

By Damien M

Jan 26, 2022

Very insightful.

By fatemeh r

Dec 27, 2021

t t hank ouy

By Muskan K

Aug 24, 2021

Loved the course

By Tom

May 23, 2021

Excelente curso.

By Heidi S

Mar 14, 2021

excellent videos

By Natnaree S

Mar 2, 2021

It is so great!!

By madiha j

Feb 11, 2021

Very informative

By Álvaro P

Sep 14, 2020

Amazing learning

By Thomas J

Jun 5, 2020

Very interesting

By Madina K

Apr 22, 2020

Highly recommend

By Augusta R

Feb 8, 2020

Wonderful class!

By Anna T

Dec 5, 2019

Wonderful course

By Rey F

Jul 13, 2019

really liked it!

By Belen R

Apr 13, 2019