Introduction to the Visual Arts

Introduction to the Visual Arts

School of Art, Long Beach State University

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Weekly class posts filled with exciting info:

Wk 14 – Portfolio Website Part II – Build It!

This week we apply last week's research to build a portfolio or resume website that compellingly presents us to the world!
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Wk 12 – New Friends

This week we explore the art of making new friends in an age of pandemic isolation.
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Wk 11 – Take II + Artist OTW

Week 11 - revising our major project from Week 9. Also Artist OTW & BeachBoard Discussion.
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Fall ’20 Wk 10 – Vlogging & Critique

This week we merge the streams of Vlogging and Critique in our Critique Vlogs of our Classmates' Student Choice Projects from Week 9.
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Fall ’20 Week 8 – Sketching our Solo Projects

This week we make Sketches for our big, brilliant 2-week project. Also, we check out Intermedia Artists Micol Hebron and Joseph DeLappe.
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Fall ’20 – Wk 7 – Collabor-8

This week we collaborate with Art 110 classmates to create photographic stories. Also, an essay about Place.
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Fall ’20 – Week 6 – Intermedia Art

This week we're coming up with our ideas first, and then figuring out what media to use to express those ideas. It's called "Intermedia Art".
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Wk 4 – Architecture & Urban Planning

This week we redesign the LBSU campus in the context of both the Internet century and Coronavirus.
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Wk 3 – Drinking & Drawing

This week we relax with our favorite beverage and a pencil and learn about a whole new language that some of us hardly ever speak!
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Fall ’20 – Week 2

This week we attempt to escape the placelessness of Zoom University by visiting some "real," if "virtual," places like Animal Crossing, Fortnite, Minecraft, Second Life, World of Warcraft, and other Places where your avatar can walk across the land, meetup with friends, and participate in activities there.
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Fall ’20 – Week 1

This week we make Zines to express ourselves on Pandemics, Zoom University, and other topics!
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Course Details

Everything you ever wanted to know about passing Art 110, having fun, and (hopefully) having useful experiences!

Fall ’20 – Artist Essay Template

Template for Artist Conversation blog posts, Art 110, Introduction to the Visual Arts, Fall Semester 2020. School of Art, College of the Arts, Long Beach State University, California State University System. Instructor: Glenn Zucman. Graduate Assistant: Bobi Bosson
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Fall ’20 – Syllabus

Syllabus for Art 110, Introduction to the Visual Arts, Fall Semester, 2020. School of Art, College of the Arts, Long Beach State University, California State University System. Instructor: Glenn Zucman. Graduate Assistant: Virginia Castaneda.
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Fall ’20 – Roster

Roster for Art 110, Introduction to the Visual Arts, Fall Semester 2020. School of Art, College of the Arts, Long Beach State University, California State University System. Glenn Zucman, Instructor. Virginia Castaneda, Graduate Assistant.
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