Roster for CSULB, School of Art, Art 110, Section 1, Introduction to the Visual Arts. Spring Semester, 2015.
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Merry Death launched her website “Merry Death.life” today. She wants to give me a bottle of wine in thanks for helping. I want her to create a community.
Some nice teaching activities last week. This week’s activity? It’s true, we’re done! Now it’s just 2 conversations / posts a week: an Artist and a Classmate. Also signups for ePortfolio presentations today.
Lots of wonderful “Your Turn” activities from peeps last week. This week it’s on to our final Activity, “Teach One.” Also news about new, easier gallery tags, and Corinne & Jack’s awesome dance project!
We’ve recovered from our tragic ends last week, and now it’s on to “Your Turn” the special art activity we design for ourselves.
Beautiful vlogs last week everyone! This week we return to photography with our “Lanscapes with a Corpse” activity.
I’ve submitted a proposal to create a “Hybrid” version of Art 110: Introduction to the Visual Arts. The University will be selecting 5 courses to be developed in the next couple of months and offered in Spring 2015.
We made some beautiful ePortfolios last week, and now this week we’ll add “Welcome to my Website” vlogs to our “About Me” pages. Meanwhile, we need to be sure to use the ARTIST TAG on our conversation posts!
Art110 had lots of fun painting last week from backyards to Venice Beach. This week we’re on to creating the ePortfolios that we hope will land us the big job interview or help us gain access to other great things.
A lot of drawing fun and inspiration was had with the French Girls app last week. This week we’re off to Venice Beach (or any legal location) to try some Graffiti Writing. Meanwhile Nicole Illagen, Quynh Ong & Stephen Boyer are filming stuff!
Drawing Week It’s drawing week in Art110! Full details on the Drawing Activity Page! Points All points are now up to date on BeachBoard. We’ve had 290 points so far, and here’s the numbers you should have to be on track for an “A”, “B”, etc: A – 261 points – 97 peeps B – […]
The 5 CSULB School of Art student art galleries represent a an extraordinary resource. The Galleries offer a unique opportunity for student artists to exhibit and also for students across the CSULB campus to experience 60 different shows and talk with 60 different artists all in a single semester!
A lot of fun at SoCal beaches working on our Sculpture Activities last week. This week we explore Identity Art and give living a “Counterfactual Identity” a try.
We’ve looked at Arts Funding from Lorenzo de’ Medici to the NEA 4 and beyond. And a few students have launched their own crowdfunded projects. Please consider becoming a backer!
Lots of fantastic Kickstarter pitch videos last week – congratulations everyone! This week it’s off to the beach for our Sculpture Experience in plaster casting.
A lot of fun was had last week on Instagram Day. We learned about our similarities and differences. This week we’re thinking about Arts Funding and trying out Kickstarter, a new (2009) way to fund our “fun” projects.
Great job hitting the ground running everyone! Here’s a few of your nice websites from last week, some notes about being careful with the art in the galleries, and the info on this week’s Instagram Activity.
Welcome to the 2014-2015 Academic Year at Long Beach State University, and Welcome to Art110. Here’s a little info on Designing your website and our Week 1 Activities.
We’ve come to the end of our 12-week summer Art110! I’ve tallied your Up & Down votes for our activities and worked on some ideas for a better course. You’ll never guess who wound up being the #1 student this summer. And finally a farewell message. It’s been a great summer. Thank you all for […]
Did you think your summer would never end? Here we are: Week 12! Time to wrap up this chapter in the novel of your life. To help us do it we have special guests: The Art of Our Time, Andy Warhol, and your chance to “teach one” art activity or idea to others.