NYU Steinhardt

Contemporary Art and Community Museum Partnerships

  • Course Number: ARVA-GE 2120
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Course investigates art museum education. Topics include social justice, object-based learning, & the broader cultural context surrounding non-school art education. Through critical reading/discussion students form an approach to “serious play” & situate themselves into practitioner debates about museums as a site for re-inventing object-based learning. Other topics include community-based art theory, art education, museum studies as well as praxis-based activities.
  • Old Course Number: E91.2120