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A&C5350 Artist in Society

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A 'topics' course offering a variety of approaches to various ways in which art interacts with contemporary culture: Often taught by visiting artists, topics have included environmental art, generosity, social sculpture, community activism and political change as well as broader surveys of various archetypal roles assumed by contemporary artists through performance, social intervention and other works of social praxis.  Offered in Spring MFA requirement MATA elective.

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