Art and the City: Theory and Practice in Art (Q2)
Start: Thursday, November 8, 2012
New York , NY 10128
In this three-part course: 1) Students will be encouraged to develop the ability of viewing and critiquing art, reawakening their capacity to understand artwork of different cultures, periods, and styles. 2) Students will learn how to create a portfolio from the point of view of a dealer, including materials, cover letters, content statements, and CDs. 3) Students will explore art through visits to museums, galleries and field trips, immersing students in the city's abundance of cultural possibilities. Lectures on the history of art, video, and photography will further enhance the students' experience.