Whitman College Art Department

280: Intermediate New Genre

This course builds and expands on themes and skills developed in the Beginning New Genres course. Topics covered may include online identity, web design, 3D printing, game design, and installation art. In this interdisciplinary class emphasis is placed on personally and socially meaningful experimentation. Instruction includes theme-based discussions and readings in contemporary art, video screenings, demonstration of software and hardware, and a series of assigned arts-based problems. Completion of Beginning New Genres Practices or instructor permission is necessary for enrollment in this course.