Sep 27, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ART 3204 - Kinetics (3)

When Offered: Spring. Even-numbered years
This course explores making objects and experiences that suggest or enact movement. Classic ideas of kinetics will be investigated through basic mechanical movements as well as studies into digital and interactive technologies. Processes will also include investigations into motors and pumps, physical computing utilizing microprocessors and computers, and knowledge of basic analog and electric machinery as well as circuitry. Emphasis is on critical thinking and development of technical skills with application to individual works of art, craft, and design. Studio six hours.
Prerequisites: ART 1001 , ART 1002 , ART 1003  and any studio art course at the 2000-level or higher. A successful candidacy portfolio review is required for BFA Studio Art, BFA Art Education, and BFA Graphic Design majors; or permission of the instructor.