Lecture – 3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Survey of contemporary artists since 1970. Topics explore contemporary thought within the visual arts using the forms and strategies of painting, sculpture, installation, performance, photography, and video in collaborative, ephemeral and multimedia approaches. Intended for Art and non-Art majors.
Studio – 6 hours. Prerequisite: courses 2, 7. Individualized projects exploring color and space in a variety of subject matter and approaches. Builds on basic skills and concepts from beginning drawing and painting courses. Study of historical and contemporary art in relation to studio practice.
Studio—6 hours. Prerequisite: courses 9 and 110A. Restricted to Art Studio majors in pass 1. Special topics related to photography and contemporary art practice. Multiple projects in a variety of approaches. May be repeated two times for credit.
Studio – 6 hours. Prerequisite: course 12 or Cinema & Technocultural Studies 20. Use of video to expand performance art production. Exploration of improvisation, direction, projection, and image processing in real time.
Studio—6 hours. Prerequisite: course 11. Printmaking techniques in silk screen and related stencil methods. Development of visual imagery using the language of printmaking. May be repeated for credit one time. Pass1 restricted Art Studio majors. GE credit: ArtHum | AH, VL.
Studio – 6 hours. Prerequisite: course 8. Ceramic sculpture creation using two forms of industrial processes: plaster mold design, fabrication and casting; and extrusion with dies, including die fabrication. May be repeated for credit up to one time.
Studio – 6 hours. Prerequisite: course 5. Individualized explorations through multiple projects in a variety of sculpture media and techniques. Builds upon technical skills and concepts covered in course 5.
Studio – 6 hours. Prerequisite: courses 5, 151. Sculpture for advanced students. Emphasis on concept, idea development, and honing technical skills. Approaches and projects will vary according to the instructor.
Studio—8 hours; independent study—1 hour. Prerequisite: Chicana/o Studies 70 and/or written consent of instructor. The Mural: a collective art process that empowers students and people through design and execution of mural paintings in the tradition of the Mexican Mural Movement; introduces materials and techniques. May be repeated one time for credit. (Same course as Chicana/o Studies 171.
Studio – 6 hours. Prerequisite: upper division standing Art Studio major. I Introduction to professional practices. Development of an artist’s packet including a resume, cover letter, artist statement, and statement of purpose. Ongoing independent studio work with group critiques. Research on galleries and museums, and readings in contemporary theory and criticism.