|Spring Term 2021 TOP: NARRATIVE CLAY - 3231 - ART 256
Prerequisites/Notes: Any 100-level Studio Art course
Catalog Description : This course is a combination of research and studio practice. Through lectures, readings and discussions the class will survey the history of ceramics with the goal of informing the studio work for the course. Students will engage in independent research to develop ideas and critical thinking as well as building on a variety of ceramic skills to create a personal body of work. When scheduled on Tuesday-Thursday, class will dismiss early for University Convocations.
Topic for Spring 2021- Narrative Clay:
This course will explore the use of the narrative in ceramics. Topics will include the exploration of 2-d surface techniques, the narrative potential of functional and sculptural objects, and how to communicate through the combination of surface and form. Historical and contemporary examples of storytelling in ceramics will be examined.
Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course