ARTS 4317. Museum And Gallery Practices. 3 Hours.
This course focuses on the practices and operations of Alternative Art Spaces, Commercial Art Galleries, and Museums of Art. Students will visit museums and galleries in the area and assist with exhibitions in the Gaddis Geeslin Gallery in the Department of Art. The course will cover art handling and installation, registration procedures, and curatorial theories and practices. Students will curate and mount an exhibit, and prepare press materials and publicity as a course project.
Prerequisite: ARTS 1313, ARTS 1314, ARTS 1315, and ARTS 2386 or ARTS 3385 with a grade of C or better.