Introduction to the Visual Arts

Introduction to the Visual Arts

School of Art, Long Beach State University

Summer @The Beach!

Weekly class posts filled with exciting info:
Summer ’12 – Week 12
This week we stop making objects and start creating Public Art Experiences for our audience/participants.
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Summer ’20 – Week 11
This week it's all about Y-O-U! It's student choice week in Art 110. Pick a cool activity for yourself. Make something awesome!
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Summer ’20 – Week 10
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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Summer ’20 – Week 9
This week we do not hang out with Eric Singer, the drummer from KISS. But we do hang out with Eric Singer, the founder of L.E.M.U.R. And we write rules to generate photographs!
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Summer ’20 – Week 8
This week we discover the power of the Photo Story. How a series of images can convey a compelling narrative in a quick and powerful way.
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Summer ’20 – Week 7
This week we emerge from the cave and make useful selfies. Still no Miley, but we do get to hang out with Scarjo again this week.
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Summer ’20 – Week 6
This week we try more drawing activities and venture into the backs of our brains to get there! No Miley this week, but we do get to hang out with Scarjo.
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Summer ’20 – Week 5
This week we get our pencils out, draw on cups, and hang out with Kara and Russell. Amazingly, no Miley this week!
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Summer ’20 – Week 4
This week we hang with Gregg, Molly, Biggie, and once again, Miley. Let's ingest our culture, remix it, and spit out new ideas!
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Summer ’20 – Week 3
This week we hang with Miley, Ralph, and The Sublime. Let's be inspired individuals! Glory to nature!
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Summer ’20 – Week 2
This week: we get angry! Let's express our frustration (or joy, or anything else) by making Zines!
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Summer ’20 – Week 1
Welcome to The 12 Weeks of Arty Summer - let's get started! Let's "meet" our classmates by making a vlog!
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Course Details

Everything you ever wanted to know about passing Art 110, having fun, and (hopefully) having useful experiences!
Summer ’20 Roster
Roster for Art 110: Introduction to the Visual Arts. Summer 2020. 100% online course. Long Beach State University, College of the Arts, School of Art, instructor: Glenn Zucman.
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Summer ’20 Syllabus
Syllabus for Art 110, Introduction to the Visual Arts. Long Beach State University. College of the Arts. School of Art. Instructor: Glenn Zucman. Summer Session 2020.
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Summer ’20 Materials
Materials List for Art 110, Introduction to the Visual Arts, Long Beach State University, College of the Arts, School of Art. Instructor: Glenn Zucman. 100% Online Course, Summer Session 2020.
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