Subject: Art
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
College: Arts and Science
Department: Art and Art History


This class will trace the early development of performance as an art form, show how it has made radical social and political statements and challenged the status quo of fine art practice. Through examination of theoretical texts and ideas alongside the production of live performance, performance-for-video and relational aesthetics projects, this class will allow students to engage with the broad potentials of this cutting-edge contemporary art form.

Prerequisite(s): 12 credit units ART courses or permission of the instructor.
Note: Students with credit for ARTH 340 cannot take this course for additional credit.

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