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Oct 19, 2015 by emauro
FA 2211 : Sculpture Fabrication
Mon, 19 Oct 2015 08:35:51 GMT
Mon, 28 Sep 2015 15:02:05 GMT
Catalog Pages referencing this course
Fine Arts (FA)
Programs referencing this course
AHFA-BA: Art History and Fine Arts
FA-BA: Fine Arts
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Art/Fine Arts (FA)
Long Course Title
Short Course Title
Number of Credits
Default Grading Method
Repeatable for Credit?
FA 1017 or FA 1201 or permission of the instructor.
Frequency of Offering
Are there Course Equivalents?
FA 1018 - Sculpture II
Are Fees Applicable?
Explanation and Description of Fees
Lab fees cover shared materials and consumables used by the course as well as independent access to software.
These vary by studio area but include costs such as model fees, lumber and ground materials for certain projects, computer software access for all students, printer ink, and darkroom chemicals.
Are Additional Resources Required?
Explanation of Additional Resources
Justification for Additional Resources
Describe any Sources of Additional Funding
Intermediate to advanced fabrication techniques including woodworking, metal fabrication, mold-making, and textiles. Focus on developing safe and creative uses of more advanced sculptural techniques and tools in the context of site-specific projects. Materials fee.
1. Students will deepen their understanding of the contemporary practice of sculpture and its related historical precedents. 2. Under guidance, students will learn to independently research, experiment and apply multiple fabrication techniques. 3. Students will engage actively in critical dialogue and judgment regarding their own and their peers' projects. 4. Students will engage with the contemporary practice of art by attending a series of required lectures and exhibitions. 5. Students will learn to articulate the content, intent and conceptual origin of their work, both verbally and visually in critical practice. 6. Students will learn to independently pursue a studio practice with initiative, and develop their artistic voice.
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FA 2211 Sculpture Fabrication sample.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
Former FA1018. Number and name change.
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