Harvard University,  FAS
Fall 1998

Visual and Environmental Studies 23aar

Alternative Histories and Materials: Mixed Media Studio Course

Elaine Reichek

Catalog Number: 8263
Enrollment: Limited to 12
Half course (fall term).
M., 6–9 p.m., Tu., 8:30–11:30.
EXAM GROUP: 10, 11, 12

An introduction to the metaphoric possibilities of a variety of nontraditional art practices and materials. The use of craft technique, collage, found objects, texts, quotation, and archival materials will be explored. Lectures, readings, and discussions will focus on alternative narratives and practices in historical and contemporary context, with a particular emphasis on the students’ own histories and ideas.

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URL: http://www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/~ves23aar

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