Ontario College of Art & Design

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Beyond Pictorial Conventions
0.50 Credit(s)
Prerequisite: One of the following – Contemporary Issues: Art Today courses, CRCP 2B01, DRPT 2B13, INTM 2B22 PHOT 2B12, PRNT 2B25 or SCIN 2B09 and 8.0 credits, including all first-year requirements (5.0 credits)
This studio-seminar exposes students to the work of contemporary artists that challenges the disciplinary boundaries of drawing and painting and the notion of medium specificity. Through lectures, slide/video demonstrations, gallery visits, assigned readings, and two studio projects, students develop critical views and methodologies that allow them to further their contextual awareness of art and conceptualize interdisciplinary approaches to pictorial investigations.
Anti-requisite: Students who have taken DRPT 4B07 Beyond Pictorial Conventions may not take may not take this course for credit
Notes: This course is part of a menu of required 3rd year DRPT Studio/Seminar courses. Priority in registration is given to Drawing & Painting Majors.
Course was last updated March 14, 2012 - 10:51 AM