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  • ARS 105: The Creative Process

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    An introduction to the creative process in art making and conceptual tools for understanding the visual arts from the perspective of the artist. Students learn about various methods, terms and approaches of the creative process through demonstrations, lectures and discussions on related themes. By placing art in context of today's issues, this course enables students to gain insight into the significance of creativity in its many physical and intellectual manifestations.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16545230Lauren RuizFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: online

  • ARS 154: Foundations: Drawing

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    Fundamentals of drawing with a focus on developing technical and perceptual skills in hand-eye coordination and the ability to draw from observation using a variety of media. Conceptual and expressive possibilities of drawing explored within a range of subject matter that includes still life, the figure, landscape, and the study of the drawings of major artists, past and present.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 162425L30Joseph SantarpiaFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: Online

  • ARS 225: Introduction to Digital Art

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Advisory Prerequisite: ARS 205

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS; TECH

    A hands-on introduction to the use of computers in the fine arts. Students explore image creation/manipulation, digital publishing and moving image through lecture, lab and discussion. Emphasis is on the expressive potential of the technology. No prior computer experience is required. Study of the history and impact of digital media on the arts and contemporary culture contextualize practical assignments. This course serves as preparation for further study in electronic media. This course has an associated fee. Please see www.stonybrook.edu/coursefees for more information.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16234931Qin HanFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 162350L31Qin HanFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 26435630Qin HanFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed
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    Session 264355L30Qin HanFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed
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  • ARS 281: Introductory Photography

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS; TECH

    An introduction to the creative techniques and visual grammar of contemporary photographic image production. This course presents core camera operations, lens-based techniques, and software applications used in digital image processing and output. This course has an associated fee. Please see www.stonybrook.edu/coursefees for more information. Estimated cost of supplies is $450, in addition to the course fee.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 162550L30Dilge DilsizFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 265788L31Dilge DilsizFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARS 308: Writing About Art

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: ARH or ARS major/minor or permission of instructor

    SBC: WRTD

    An advanced topics course with a focus on research, analytical skills and writing about art. Students analyze essays by different artists, scholars, and critics about a central topic before selecting and developing their own related topic to research. The final project is a research paper that begins with a thesis statement and outline, includes several drafts, peer review, and a final product. This course is offered as both ARH 308 and ARS 308.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16250830Megan HinesFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: Offered as ARS 308 and ARH 308

    Session 26409231Megan HinesFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: Offered as ARS 308 and ARH 308

  • ARS 326: Video Art: Narrative Forms

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: ARS 225 or ARS 281 or CDT 208

    SBC: HFA+

    An exploration of the practice, theory, and history of narrative video art and independent cinema through lecture, production and critique. Students script, plan, shoot and edit short narrative video works for screen and projection. Emphasis is on story development, technical proficiency, creative execution and critical thinking. Video production and editing is done digitally. Video production is supported by the study of historical and contemporary examples of narrative-based video art. This course is repeatable to a maximum of 6 credits. This course has an associated fee. Please see www.stonybrook.edu/coursefees for more information.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16595030Carter JohnsonFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed
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    Session 165951L30Carter JohnsonFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed
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  • ARS 327: Digital Arts:WebDesign&Culture

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: CDT 208 or ARS 225

    DEC: H SBC: STAS

    An exploration of the practice and history of art on the Internet through lecture, project production, discussion and critique. Students create content for the web and mobile platforms while examining historical, and theoretical issues related to art and design on the Internet. Images, text, sound, and code are used to create web-based artworks and informational sites in response to course content. Emphasis is on creative use of current web technologies and software, as well as an examination of the cultural implications of the web. This course has an associated fee. Please see www.stonybrook.edu/coursefees for more information.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26595230Carter JohnsonFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed
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    Session 265953L30Carter JohnsonFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed
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  • ARS 355: Anatomical/Bio Illustration

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    This course will offer an introduction to human anatomy for the studio artist who is interested in biological illustration. It will provide an introduction to techniques of illustration utilizing as subject matter the live model, skeleton, prosection and cadaver dissection. Details of human anatomy will often be discussed by comparison of humans with other vertebrates.Lectures will precede each lab/studio class and involve topics such as size and shape, developmental changes in proportion, topographic and surface anatomy, bone-muscle relationships and human movement, comparative form of visceral organs, and the comparative anatomy of humans and higher primates. This course will be open to all students who have had introduction to life drawing (or its equivalent) and/or introduction to the biological sciences (or its equivalent). We expect that this offering will benefit artists who are interested in developing their representational drawing skills and enhancing their knowledge of anatomy and morphology, AND students in the life sciences who are interested in enhancing their drawing skills. This course is offered as both HBA 325 and ARS 355.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26607830Stephen NashTues. & Thurs.10:00-01:00PMWest (Main Campus)Closed +
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    Note: Offered as ARS 355 and HBA 325 Synchronous and asynchronous online meetings

    Session 26607830TBAFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed +
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    Note: Offered as ARS 355 and HBA 325 Synchronous and asynchronous online meetings

  • ARS 390: Topics in Studio Art

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: ARS 154 or ARS 205

    DEC: G SBC: HFA+

    Semester supplements to this Bulletin contain specific descriptions when course is offered. May be repeated as the topic changes. Not for major credit.

    Session Class # Section Topic Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16595430Book Projects In Photography Andreas RentschFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 165956L30Book Projects In Photography Andreas RentschFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 26595531Art-Making For Anthropocene Lauren RuizFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 265957L31Art-Making For Anthropocene Lauren RuizFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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