Foundations in the Visual Arts and Design for Majors

This course offers a foundation in audio-visual art practice and its critical analysis for beginning architecture students. The emphasis is on long-range artistic development and its analogies to architectural thinking and practice. The focus of this studio course is to learn to communicate ideas and experiences through various two-dimensional, three-dimensional, and time-based media, including sculpture, installation, performance, and video. Lectures, readings, visiting artist presentations, and field trips supplement studio practice. Instruction and practice in written and oral communication provided. Restricted to course 4 majors. Lab fee $110.