NYU Steinhardt

Thesis Project

  • Course Number: ART-GE 2997
  • Hours: 10 per pnt
  • Units: 1-4 (var)
  • Description: This course assists students in the necessary research methods leading to the creation of a thesis that traces the development of their work within the historical, theoretical, cultural, & aesthetic context in which it has evolved. Students work closely with an acclaimed art critic to develop a narrative context for their thesis exhibition & are engaged in a discussion about other artists work & ideas, as well as writing by artists & scholars. The MFA thesis committee, chosen by the student, is responsible for supervising the student?s progress toward the exhibition, written thesis, & thesis defense.
  • Old Course Number: E90.2997