4.302 Foundations in Art, Design, and Spatial Practices


Class Info

Develops an introductory foundation in artistic practice and its critical analysis, and develops artistic approaches and methods by drawing analogies to architectural thinking, urbanism, and design practice. Covers how to communicate ideas and experiences on different scales and through two-dimensional, three-dimensional, and time-based media in new genres. Uses artistic methods that engage the public realm through spatial, sculptural, performative, and process-oriented practices. Instruction components include video screenings, guest lectures, visiting artist presentations, and field trips. Instruction and practice in written and oral communication provided. Enrollment limited; preference to Course 4 majors and minors.

This class has 4.021, and 4.02A as prerequisites.

4.302 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by A. Aksamija.

Lecture occurs 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in E15-207.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a CI-M.

You can find more information at the Foundations in the Visual Arts and Design for Majors site or on the 4.302 Stellar site.

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