Undergraduate Course: Work for Public View: concept and resolution (ARTX09059)
|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 create a substantial body of work in any approved discipline (or combination of disciplines) derived from extensive independent research and will present or exhibit that work with a high degree of professionalism. Emphasis is placed on the creation of a detailed proposal, outlining the project, and comprehensive documentation of the exhibited work.
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 encourage consideration, at an advanced level, of the technical and conceptual strategies appropriate to the 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
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Show evidence of a high level of originality and a distinct personal language in a substantial body of finished work and supporting research.
- Demonstrate a high degree of awareness of a range of technical and conceptual issues appropriate to the presentation of a body of work in a public context.
- Show professionalism, good judgement and a highly considered approach to the selection and presentation of a highly resolved body of work for exhibition and 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. DOHERTY, CLAIRE. Contemporary Art: From Studio to Situation, London: Black Dog, 2004. GOUGH, Paul. Getting media coverage. Published: AN Publications, 1993.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||EXHIBITION, INDEPENDENT RESEARCH,
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Miss Annabelle Evans
Tel: (0131 6)50 2422