ADVISOR – DEBORAH DAVIDSON
MENTOR – ERIKA BLUMENFELD
SEMESTER WORK PLAN
STUDIO WORK: TBC
ACADEMIC WORK: TBC
Ai Weiwei, Sarah Sze, Petah Coyne, Judy Pfaff
Books on funerary rites and rituals around the world. Freud theory on the Death Urge. Continue research into melancholia and mania, and political matters involving plastic pollution.
IMPORTANT DUE DATES:
Feb 1 – Residency Summary (3-4 pages)…I will discuss conflicting ideas discussed during residency, culminating in several directions that my work can take over the ensuing semester. I will outline my chosen books, potential exhibitions I plan to attend, and artists whom I have elected to study.
Feb 28 – Critical Theorry II Readings paper (3-5 pages)
April 4 – Open Topic Research Paper (3-5 pages)…
May 2 – Open Topic Research Paper (3-5 pages)…
May 30 – Semester Summary (3-5 pages) Accomplishments listed and self-evaluation of both Studio and Academic work over the semester. Plans for the following semester, updated artist statement, and bibliography will be included.
June 6 – Outline for Thesis