Subjects

instructors
units
3-3-6 U
schedule
TW 2-5 (E15-207)
prerequisites
description

Introduces artistic practice and critical visual thinking through three studio-based projects using different scales and media, for instance, "Body Extension," "Shaping Time," "Public Making," and/or "Networked Cultures." Each project concludes with a final presentation and critique.

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G / 3-3-6 G
schedule
TR 9-12 (E15-207)
prerequisites
Undergraduates: 4.301 or 4.302 or permission of instructor
description

Introduces historical and contemporary spatial concepts from various cultures and geo-political settings, and examines how they relate to artistic process and production.

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G / 3-3-3 G
schedule
MW 9:30-12:30 (E15-207)
prerequisites
description

Explores three-dimensional art work, including sculptures and installations, from design to model to finished piece. Addresses challenges associated with design and fabrication, process, context, and relationships between objects, the body, and physical or cultural environments. Lectures, screenings, field trips, readings, and debates supplement studio practice.

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G / 3-3-3 G
schedule
TR 2-5 (E15-054)
prerequisites
G: permission of instructor
description

4.341 UG | 4.342 G

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G / 3-3-3 G
schedule
R 9:30-12:30 (E15-054)
prerequisites
UG: 4.341 or permission of instructor, G: 4.342 or permission of instructor
description

UG: 4.344 | G: 4.345

This advanced photography course is designed for students who wish to explore photography, images and archives, as tools and resources for artistic practices. The course focuses on the use of archival images in photographic practices while encouraging students to explore analog, digital and new technologies.

instructors
TBA
units
3-3-6 U / 2-4-6 G
schedule
TR 7-10 (E15-054)
prerequisites
U: 4.351 or permission of instructor; G: permission of instructor
description

UG: 4.352 | G: 4.353

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G / 3-3-3 G
schedule
MW 9:30-12:30 (E15-001)
prerequisites
description

UG: 4.354 | G: 4.355

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G
schedule
W 2-5, R 2-5 (E15-001, E15-207)
prerequisites
UG: 4.301 or 4.302 or permission of instructor
description

UG: 4.361; G: 4.362

instructors
units
3-0-6 G
schedule
see instructor ()
prerequisites
description

Introduces foundational texts in contemporary theory and criticism at the intersection of art, culture, and technology. Through presentations and discussions, students explore the necessary methodological perspectives required of an interdisciplinary approach to artistic practices.

Note: subject spans Fall and IAP terms.

instructors
units
3-3-12 G
schedule
MF 2-5 (E15-001)
prerequisites
Permission of instructor
description

Explores the theory and criticism of intersections between art, culture, and technology in relation to contemporary artistic practice, critical design, and media. Students consider methods of investigation, documentation, and display and explore modes of communication across disciplines.

instructors
units
TBA U
schedule
W 2-5 (E15-054)
prerequisites
description

Seminar or lecture on a topic in visual arts that is not covered in the regular curriculum. Requires original research and presentation of oral and written reports and/or design projects, varying at the discretion of the instructor.

instructors
units
3-0-6 G
schedule
T 7-10 (E15-001)
prerequisites
description

More detailed description will be posted.