NYU Steinhardt

Interdisciplinary Graduate Projects in Studio Art: Visionaries and Saboteurs

  • Course Number: ART-GE 2982
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 3
  • Description: This interdisciplinary course focuses on how artists engage with ?institutions? in contemporary culture. These many ?institutions?: fashion, the museum, the store, the government, the home, & music among them, are all structures, which make up the world in which we live. We will look at how artists utilize these structure as a means to change the way we experience life & living. Each week will be geared towards a specific institution through slide lectures, screenings of films, field trips, & guest artists. There will also be presentations & critiques of student work as well as special topics of interest.
  • Old Course Number: E90.2982