Through studio practice 2 Dimensional Practices explores the conceptual concerns and methodologies of visual practice that includes: painting, drawing, collage/assemblage, print media and digital methods, installation, and related practices. The course introduces the student to the historical and contemporary connections, approaches and investigations that bring together visual language and studio methodologies. Students will be encouraged to develop a range of studio skills and research methods that address individual conceptual, formal and aesthetic concerns in relation to contemporary issues in the visual arts. Experimentation with an interdisciplinary approach is encouraged in response to specific studio based exercises and thematic studio projects. Seminars, tutorials and studio work will focus on contemporary ideas and issues of the use of 2 dimensional practices in the visual arts.
Gold Coast Trimester 1