ARTD 7422X Mural Art

30 hours lecture, 30 hours lab; 3 credits

Mural painting, including brainstorming concepts, community engagement, design, to result in the completion of a permanent mural on campus. Technical instruction in mural painting, collaborative art making strategies, and a history of public art. Participation in every stage of the community mural making process, including design proposals and revisions, engagement with campus community and project stakeholders, material management, and fabrication logistics. Study of the history of mural art, with field trips to visit murals in NYC. Course will culminate in the design and execution of a final permanent mural on campus.

Prerequisite: Matriculation for the M.F.A. in art; or for the M.A. in art education; or permission of the deputy chairperson.


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