This course is on the art of J.M.W. Turner. Many people, including your professor, consider Turner to be one of, if not the, greatest artist of all time. He spent his lifetime looking at the earth and painting it with amazing sensibility and knowledge. His work spans a range of themes and a range across time. He spans from the classical to the modern. The ultimate goal of this course is to let this artist guide us and teach us how to better see the beauty of the world around us.