Undergraduate Course: Exhibition Strategies: placing work on public view (ARTX09058)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 9 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Indicative course content
In this module students will consider issues related to the showing, or proposed showing, of a body of work. Students will be expected to produce a considered proposal for placing work on public view supported by appropriate research materials.
Aims of course
1 To foster a fully developed understanding of the interrelationship between the finished work and the critical thinking and research undertaken as part of its development.
2 To foster consideration, at an advanced level, of technical, theoretical and conceptual strategies appropriate to the development, making and showing of a body of work.
3 To foster professional and well considered approaches in the presentation of work created in this module.
Mode of delivery
Studio-Based, Demonstration, Email Assistance, Group Crit, Individual Mentoring, Review, Tutorial
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| This course is only available to students enrolled on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Course Start Date
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 20,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 5,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 8,
Formative Assessment Hours 3,
Summative Assessment Hours 3,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Show evidence of a high level of originality and distinct personal vision in command of research and consideration of cognate issues.
- Demonstrate an awareness of the role of the audience and articulate how these considerations impact on the creative development of the proposal.
- Show professionalism, good judgement and a highly considered approach to the selection and presentation of a highly resolved body of work for assessment.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Exhibition Design Gloucester, Mass. : Rockport ; Hove : RotoVision [distributor], 2006. ANDRIESSE, Paul. Art Gallery Exhibiting : the gallery as a vehicle for Art. Published: Inmerc BV, 1996. DUFFIN, Debbie. Investigating Galleries : The Artist's Guide to Exhibiting, AN Publications 1994.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Miss Annabelle Evans
Tel: (0131 6)50 2422
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