TIMEART = ARTS 1601 Intro to Time + Interactivity


This course is intended for students interested in exploring tools, technologies and processes in digital / time based art. The class includes assignments focused on digital imaging making (photography + drawing), video, sound, interactive processes and basic programming languages. Students will explore the developing aesthetic and theoretical domains presented with the integration of new technologies into creative art practice. Social media tools are used to create a community classroom environment in this section of the course. Experimentation is essential! Students will explore ways of combining media ranging from hand drawn animation to screen based performance. Emphasis is on developing visually compelling projects. Classroom based critique exercises are presented using vocabulary discussed in class. Students will be introduced to art practices, concepts, theories and projects through workshops and tutorials, viewings and presentations, lectures from visiting artists, field trips, discussions, studio work time.

Taught by Cheryl Wilgren Clyne clyne003@umn.edu