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Division: Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
Department: The Arts
Course Number: LINA 2030
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: Yes
- Interdisciplinary Visual Arts
- Theater History, Theory & Criticism
- Music History, Theory & Criticism
This course explores collaborative process in art and performance through research and study of the history of multi- and interdisciplinary artistic production and engaged exercises in collaborative work. Students investigate the merging of artistic disciplines in the growth and development of integrated performance practice, including early 20th century challenges to formal constraints in visual art, writing and performance, including the integrated work of John Cage, Merce Cunnningham and Robert Rauschenberg, along with study of contemporary collaborative artists such as Meredith Monk, Pina Bausch and Tanztheater Wuppertal, Forced Entertainment, Meg Stuart and Damaged Goods, Anne Bogart and SITI Company, etc. The course also focuses on integrating text, music/sound, and visual elements into frames of theatrical presentation. Writers, musicians, visual artists, actors, dancers, directors, choreographers and those wishing to explore their creative potential are encouraged to enroll.
Open to Undergraduate students.