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Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Art, Media and Technology
Department: Art, Media & Technology
Course Number: PSAM 3016
Course Format: Studio
Location: Paris campus
Permission Required: No
This cross-disciplinary art and design studio course examines location and context in Paris. A variety of modes of expression based in image-making, object-making, sound, video, installation or performance may serve as tools to discover and document local urban phenomena, places and people. Site-specificity, historical/cultural/social contexts and variable media ranging from graffiti to sound will be addressed through discussions, city explorations, readings and critiques. Students will ultimately explore the city of Paris through research and making such that their work will be firmly rooted in their local experience.
Course Open to: Majors Only
Open to Undergraduate students.
Open to Paris students.