Undergraduate Course: Creative Approaches to Mixed Media (intensive) (LLLA07085)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 7 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||In this course students will be encouraged to develop a visual language which encompasses a variety of materials in both two and three dimensions. Through the exploration of creative themes through observational drawing and experimentation with mark making and materials, students will create studies and images, which aspire to the development of a distinctive personal visual language. Students will be challenged on the boundaries between 2 and 3 dimensions to create a series of related and resolved artworks. The emphasis will be on individuality and innovation.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
¿ Use a visual sketchbook/journal to develop their own themes and subjects to research and develop for mixed media artworks which demonstrate a contextual awareness.
¿ Work confidently with a range of mixed media techniques and materials to create mixed media works which make connections between two and three dimensions
¿ Select, edit and present a range of resolved and related art works by combining various media.
|Maslem, M. and Southern, J., 2011, Drawing projects : an exploration of the language of drawing, London: Black Dog Publishing|
Philips, L. and Kertess, K., 1991, Terry Winters, USA: Whitney Museum of American Art
Berger, J. and Savage, J., 2005, Berger on drawin, USA: Occasional Press
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||¿ Observational drawing skills in a range of media
¿ Combining visual art media
¿ Ability to undertake research and reflective practice and apply these in the context of drawing and painting within visual culture