Catalog 2021-2022

FMX 211 Media Arts: History and Theory

A survey of media in art, including theatre, architecture, sculpture, painting, film, video, sound/music, photography, performance, games and computing and an exploration of how these art forms have been changed by technologies that are digital, networked, immersive, biotechnical and interactive. Within this context the course explores the use of technology as both a medium and a tool. Recent developments in media arts are examined in relationship to historic art movements with an emphasis on the history of art and its critical interpretation.

Credits

4

Distribution

(A) (HFA) (IG)

Offered

fall and spring semesters.