Subjects

instructors
Marisa Jahn
units
3-3-6 U
schedule
WR 2-5 (E15-207)
prerequisites
description

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

instructors
Azra Aksamija, Cherie Abbanat
units
3-3-6 U
schedule
TR 9-12 (E15-207)
prerequisites
4.111 or 4.021 or 4.02A
description

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.

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G
schedule
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prerequisites
U: 4.301, 4.302, or permission of instructor. G: Permission of instructor.
description

SUBJECT CANCELED FOR SPRING 2017

Undergraduates: Register for 4.314
Graduates: Register for 4.315

instructors
Jan St. Werner, Sam Auinger
units
3-3-6 U/G
schedule
RF 9:30-12:30 (E15-001)
prerequisites
description

Undergraduates: Register for 4.320
Graduates: Register for 4.321

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

UG: Register for 4.341
G: Register for 4.342

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G
schedule
TR 7-10 (E15-054)
prerequisites
Introduction to photography 4.341/342 OR by portfolio
description

Undergraduates: Register for 4.344
Graduates: Register for 4.345

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G
schedule
TR 7-10 (E15-070 (Bartos))
prerequisites
4.354 or permission of instructor
description

Undergraduates: Register for 4.352
Graduates: Register for 4.353

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G
schedule
TR 2-5 (E15-283A)
prerequisites
description

Undergraduates: Register for 4.354
Graduates: Register for 4.355

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G
schedule
M 7-10, T 9:30-12:30 (E15-001, E15-001)
prerequisites
UG: 4.301 or 4.302; 4.307; 4.312 or permission of instructor; G: 4.307; 4.312 or permission of instructor
description

Undergraduates: Register for 4.368
Graduates: Register for 4.369

instructors
units
3-3-6 U/G
schedule
MW 9:30-12:30 (E15-283A)
prerequisites
UG: 4.301 or 4.302 or permission of instructor; G: permission of instructor
description

Undergraduates: Register for 4.373
Graduates: Register for 4.374

instructors
TBA
units
3-0-6 G
schedule
T 3-6 (E15-207)
prerequisites
Permission of instructor
description

Aids students in the selection of a thesis topic, development of an approach method, preparation of a proposal that includes an outline for their thesis. Explores artistic practice as a method of critical inquiry and knowledge production/dissemination. Students examine artist writings and consider academic formats and standards.

instructors
TBA
units
3-0-6 G
schedule
T 3-6 (E15-207)
prerequisites
4.388, Coreq: 4.THG
description

Series of tutorials that includes regular presentations of student writing in group critiques and supports independent thesis research and development by providing guidance on research strategy and written presentation. Sessions supplemented by regular individual conferences with thesis committee members.

instructors
units
3-3-6 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.