Objects, Archive, Interface

Parsons Paris: Paris Art/Design Hist/Theory

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students

Objects, Archive, Interface

Fall 2018

Taught By: Stephanie Nadalo Marcarini

Section: PC1

CRN: 7199

Credits: 3

The correlation between academic research and curatorial practice is both a far from obvious process and a crucial mean to recontextualise artefacts in the peculiar environment of museums. In recent years, the rise of the digital age and the development of new media and technologies have been both a fantastic and underestimated opportunity for scholars and curators alike to rethink their practice and relationship to the public. This course aims at providing the students with a hands-on experience of this debates. It is designed as both a research project on objects as bearer of socio-historic meaning and of aesthetic, economic or cultural values, and as a curatorial project exploring contemporary issues in art and cultural heritage mediation.

College: Parsons Paris (CP)

Department: Paris Art/Design Hist/Theory (APHT)

Campus: Paris (PC)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 10

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 10:10am 2/18/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 12:20pm - 3:00pm

Building: Parsons Paris

Room: 201

Date Range: 8/29/2018 - 12/10/2018