PGPH

5201

Thesis and Exhibition

Parsons School of Design: Photography

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Thesis and Exhibition

Summer 2018

Taught By: Sarah Hasted

Section: A

CRN: 1305

Credits: 2

Through selected readings, lectures, and class discussions this course will examine aspects of contemporary photography, the photographic process, practice and theory. This class will attempt to identify and interpret methodologies from which artist utilize the medium of photography, the manifestation of the artistic idea and theory into the contemporary artistic landscape, positioning ones artistic career, utilizing multiple strategies. We will discuss the global perspective of a photographic career. Strong emphasis will also be place on applying this knowledge to the individual’s practice within the context of contemporary art/photographic discourse. Students will develop an understanding of the requirements for an exhibition and will submit a proposal for their Thesis exhibition. Students will research and present their proposal for an application to have an exhibition as well as a 20 minute PowerPoint presentation, printed images and a discussion on their own in preparation for the MFA examination.

Open to: Masters degree in Photography majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Photography (PGPH)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 7:13pm 7/15/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 12:10pm - 5:50pm

Building: 66 5th Ave

Room: 710

Date Range: 6/4/2018 - 7/29/2018