Feb 27, 2020  
Academic Catalog 2019-2020 
    
Academic Catalog 2019-2020

MPSM409 Mining Meaning 3cr


This class focuses on the development of artistic
practice and individualized research through
multiple lenses. During the course, students are
expected to create project based works through
multi-faceted approaches to research. The course
examines Practice-based Research which is a form
of research that aims to advance knowledge partly
by means of practice. Students will be introduced
to the writings of Donna Haraway, Vilem Flusser,
Oscar Wilde, James Baldwin, Juhani Pallasmaa,
Kumagusu Minakakta, Theaster Gates, William
Kentridge, Susan Sontag, and many others.
Discussion, in-depth reading and written analysis
regarding contemporary issues in art are a
fundamental component of the course.

Hybrid Studio Critique

Spring