Raphael's Fresco of the School of Athens
Masterpieces of Western Art Columbia University Art Humanities Series Masterpieces of Western Art at Columbia University is part of the Art Humanities Series. Masterpieces of Western Art has been a degree requirement for all College students and an integral part of the Core Curriculum since 1947. It is not a historical survey, but an analytical study of a limited number of monuments and artists, and teaches students how to look at, think about, and engage in critical discussion of the visual arts. Video produced by the Media Center for Art History, Columbia University. ©2001 Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York.