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. Special topics in painting for upper division
students. Emphasis on development of a personal practice of
painting informed by awareness of contemporary issues in painting
and their historical background. Topics will vary with
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
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.