Robert Ferguson portrait

Robert Ferguson

Adjunct Instructor
Degree
B.Arch, University of Minnesota
Mphil; PhD, University of Cambridge
Office
2057 Portland Ave.
Phone
(651) 962-5560
Fax
651-962-5861
Mail
57P

Robert Ferguson's research centers on the architecture and urbanism of Christopher Wren and Nicholas Hawksmoor; and on the Bavarian Rococo. He also studies American architecture and landscape in the work of Richardson and his followers and the Prairie School.

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ARTH 345 - 01 Baroque and Rococo Art - - - - - - - -
CRN: 43004 Instructor: Robert P. Ferguson A survey of the art and architecture of western Europe in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Emphasis will be given to issues of iconography, patronage, and style. This course fulfills the Fine Arts requirement in the core curriculum.

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J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
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Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ARTH 110 - 05 Introduction to Art History M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 OEC 414
CRN: 20545 Instructor: Robert P. Ferguson Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirements. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

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ARTH 110 - 06 Introduction to Art History M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 414
CRN: 20546 Instructor: Robert P. Ferguson Through a series of case studies, this course examines the importance of art as cultural expression across time and from a global perspective. In each course section, students will analyze the style, subject, and patronage of works of art, and will explore art's relationship to religion, ideology, society and economy, gender roles, and the interaction of cultures. Case studies will include architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts, such as ceramics, textiles, and photography. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and Human Diversity core requirements. Consult the department website for details about the specific sections offered.

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