ARTS 4317. Museum And Gallery Practices. 3 Hours.
Students focus on the practices and operations of Alternative Art Spaces, Commercial Art Galleries, and Museums of Art. Students visit museums and galleries in the area and assist with exhibitions in university art galleries. The course covers art handling and installation, registration procedures, and curatorial theories and practices. Students curate and mount exhibits and prepare press materials and publicity as course projects.
Prerequisite: ARTS 1313, ARTS 1314, ARTS 1315, and ARTS 2386 or ARTS 3385 with a grade of C or better.