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Hands-on digital media production class for non-art majors! Learn media storytelling skills by shooting and editing high-definition video, using still images and found footage, and enhancing your productions with sound. ...

Elements of Media Art

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Out of the gallery and into the streets! This project-based workshop immerses students in the fiercely independent world of alternative art spaces, public art interventions, and artist-organized exhibitions. In addition to ...

Guerilla Curating

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“Rather than advocate for a capital "P" Party [Democrat, Republican, Green...], we wanted to bring the ‘lower case 'p'’ party where we could create an atmosphere where people were comfortable enough to dance and chat ...

Exuberant Politics

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Hands-on experience in video production for the artist! This intensive course teaches skills in digital video capture, editing, and presentation while providing an overview of video in the contemporary arts, including ...

Video as Art

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Structured as a collaborative, creative research group, Art & Ecology explores artistic responses to environmental sustainability and related social issues. In the first half of the semester, the course examines select ...

Art & Ecology

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The goal of this workshop is to create conditions where students evolve conceptually and aesthetically. The workshop prepares students to interpret their culture in terms of new languages of representation. In particular, ...

Intermedia Workshop

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This course is designed to help students build a self-directed studio practice in intermedia, time-based media, and the digital arts. Major themes in contemporary creative practice are explored through readings, viewings, ...

Intermedia II

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This workshop supports study and production in the media arts, including digital video, sound, installation/performance, and Internet and new media art, for students with a range of experience with media technologies. ...

Media Art Lab

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This upper‐division course is intended for students pursuing advanced study in time‐based art forms such as single channel film/video, live performance, internet art, sound art, film/ video installation, and ...

Time-Based Media/Video II

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This upper division/graduate level introductory seminar explores time-based media-including video, sound, installation, performance, locative media and Web-based production–and its expanding critical role in contemporary ...

Time-Based Media/Video I

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Because I believe my students learn best when something beyond their own coursework is at stake, I've undertaken a number of special projects in my classes. These have involved curating open-call exhibitions, showing work in ...

Special Projects

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Since arriving at Iowa in 2008, I have organized well over a dozen special events - visiting artist lectures, screenings, exhibitions, and performances - in support of my classes. A selection of the event fliers and ...

Visiting Artists & Special Events

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