AHT300

 

AHT300
Contemporary art in theory and practice 
Coordinator: Jaime Tsai
jaime.tsai@nas.edu.au


Course outline
http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/AHT300 course guide 2017.pdf

Assessment
Turnitin Login details:
Class ID: 14797180
Enrollment Password: AHT300

Exam shortlist: http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/AHT300 S1.2017 Exam shortlist.pdf

Readings and Lecture Images

Week 1: Introduction: Art of the last fifty years 
No reading
Images: http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/AHT300 Wk1 JT.pdf

Week 2:   Postmodernism in architecture: 
Images: http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/AHT300_PoMoArch.pdf
http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/AHT300Venturi.pdf


Week 3: The end of art and contemporary pluralism
http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/Davies_After_the_end_of_art.pdf
http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/Leddy_The_end_of_art.pdf
Additional Reading: http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/AHT300 Wk3 Bois.pdf
Images:http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/End of Art_2017_1.pdf

Week 4 : Site and space
Images: http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/AHT300_Site.pdf
http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/Denes_Wheatfield.pdf
http://www.nasaht.com.au/web_images/AHT300 Spiral Smithson.pdf


Week 5 : Postcolonialism and art
Video (only 10 minutes long): Bell Hooks on Rap Music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xtoanes_L_g

Week 6: Art and Feminism

Week 7: Body and performance art 
Additional Readings: 


Week 9 :  A multitude of images

Week 10:    Art in the age of terror