Course Spotlight

Newport Through Its Architecture II

Department of Art

This course uses Newport as a laboratory in order to study its architecture and culture in a manner that is informed, direct, and fully experiential. Students spend the majority of class time on field trips to a wide variety of buildings, including historic churches, schools, civic buildings, commercial structures, and Gilded Age mansions. Guest lecturers include specialists from Newport's leading preservation organizations, including the Preservation Society of Newport County, the Newport Restoration Foundation, the Newport Art Museum, and the Newport Historical Society.

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