NYU Steinhardt

Advanced Projects in Sculpture

  • Course Number: ART-UE 1290
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 3
  • Description: This class will be a collective experiment by faculty, students, & guests in the theory & practice of utopian projects, as well as their sometimes dire results. We will consider ideas of individual vision & group psychology, shelter & exposure, idealism, protest, conformity & social control in relation to sculpture, architecture, installation & other artistic practice. Both utopian & dystopian histories of unconventional physical & human environments will be explored through lectures, discussions, films, field trips, readings, & experimental practice.
  • Old Course Number: E90.1290