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Modern Art History: Impressionism to Surrealism

Modern Life and Its Discontents

ART 345 is part of the OWU Course Connection Modern Life and Its Discontents. 

If you are interested, or think you might be interested, in completing this connection, you will be eligible to participate in Course Connection activities like Wexner Center performances and exhbits, Capstone roudtables and other exclusive events.

Librarians have created a research guide for this connection. The Art section of this guide will also be a good reference for this class.

Art Museums and Centers in Ohio

Columbus Museum of Art


The Cleveland Museum of Art


Toledo Museum of Art


Cincinnati Art Museum


Wexner Center for the Arts

Modern Art

This research guide offers a collection of suggested books, article databases, and image resources containing scholarly information on the modern art period, modern artists, and the works they produced.


 House Behind Trees by Georges Braque, 1906-07

Credit: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975


If you would like some personal research help with your project, whether that's finding good sources, using a research database, or looking over your citations, don't hesitate to contact Audrey Heisel.


Juan Lega by Juan Gris, 1911

Credit: Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection, 1998