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ARTS 180BS
Texting or How to Write about Contemporary Art,
Spring

This workshop style course offers students an extended focus on writing about art, for art majors (though Art History majors are welcome to join in). It will provide hands-on opportunities to view and respond, in verbal and text form, to a wide range of contemporary art on view in the Bay Area. The course will complement senior and MFA level coursework, and serve as preparation for thesis writing, by focusing on art writing style over the course of two semesters. Students will start with a selection of readings including reviews, statements, interviews, exhibition texts, thematic essays.
2016-17 One time only.

Course Credit:
2

Instructor(s):
Glen Helfand

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Info Literacy & Tech. Skills, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Written & Oral Comm I

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Last Updated: 6/23/17