Postgraduate Course: TPG Curatorial Theory (ARTX11032)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||You will engage with the presentation and interpretation of contemporary art in professional institutionalised settings - integrating your approach to studio and curatorial practice. You will plan, promote, contexualise, document and reflect critically upon your own exhibitionary Project for a specific venue. You will assess your installation in relation to current curatorial theories and practices.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 2,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 15,
Online Activities 12,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 1,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
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:
- Use complementary media to conceptualise, promote, and generate a critical dialogue around an installation of your work.
- Visually and verbally justify your approach to the distribution and consumption of your work.
- Write a critical study of two or more curatorial approaches appropriate to your work.
|Micchelli, Thomas. On Curating: Interviews with Ten International Curators, Distributed Art Publishers; 2010.|
Zeiske, Claudia and Sacramento, Nuno. ARTocracy, Jovis, 2011.
Kouris and Rand, Cautionary Tales: Critical Curating, Apexart, 2007.
Marincola, Paula. What Makes a Great Exhibition?, Reaktion, 2007.
Wilson, Mick, Curating and the Educational Turn, Open Editions/De Appel Arts Centre, 2010.
WADE, GAVIN, Curating in the 21st Century,Wolverhampton, 2000.
Greenberg, Reesa. Thinking about Exhibitions. Routledge, London, 1996.
Braathen, Martin. The Price of Everything: Perspectives on the Art Market, Yale University Press, 2008.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||Studio Pathway: Curating, Installation, Exhibiting, Museology, Taxonomy, Cultural Georgraphy
|Course organiser||Dr Neil Mulholland
Tel: (0131 6)51 5881
|Course secretary||Miss Lizzie Robertson
Tel: (0131 6)51 5852
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