Text & The Visual Imagination|
In this course we will explore, deconstruct and reinvent text by utilizing tools from design and visual arts. Through practical assignments, we will train our visual imagination as well as develop an aesthetic literacy and knowledge of different performance elements.
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|Course Format: Studio||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (IDEA-MN)(THEA)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Special Attributes: FYI|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Required: Student assignment choices, Class Reader
1) Michael Huxley and Noel Witts, eds, THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY PERFORMANCE READER
2) Kaprow, ESSAYS ON THE BLURRING OF ART AND LIFE.
|Examination and Assignments: |
The assignments are designed as independent projects, which focus on specific aspects, such as object design, environmental design, and visual story. Each assignment will be researched, rendered and presented to the class individually through each step of the process (text, research stage, concept development, visual image, technical feasibility and execution). The last assignment could be done as a group.
|Instructor(s): Oteíza,Marcela Times: .M.W... 11:00AM-12:20PM; Location: TST101; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 19||SR major: X||JR major: X|| || |
|Seats Available: 7||GRAD: X||SR non-major: X||JR non-major: X||SO: X||FR: 19|