01. Readings

RA05: 4D Elements

Read Elements and Principles, Chapter 5. Do the clock-time exercise on page 163. Do the lighting analysis exercise on page 183.

RA06: 4D Elements cont.

Read Elements and Principles, Chapter 5. Do the time-lapse exercise on page 165. Do the movement analysis exercise on page 196. Do the sound analysis exercise on page 197.

RA01. Components & History

Read Elements and Principles, Chapters 1. Read the essay on the history of Video Art by Sylvia Martin posted in the “Files” section on Canvas. Find an video artwork from the Sylvia Martin reading. Research it. Write an analysis of the video artwork in terms of (1) Subject, (2) Form, (3) Content, (4) Context. In Elements and Principles […]

RA10: Grammar of the Edit (ch 1&2)

Read Grammar of the Edit chapters 1& 2 and submit a discussion question on Canvas for class. Remember what makes a good discussion question.

RA11: Grammar of the Edit (ch 3&4)

Read Grammar of the Edit chapters 3&4 and bring a discussion question to class. Remember what makes a good discussion question.

RA12: Grammar of the Edit (ch 5-7)

Read Grammar of the Edit chapters 5-7 and bring a discussion question to class. Remember what makes a good discussion question.

RA02. Getting Started & More History

Read Elements and Principles, Chapter 2. Return to the essay on the history of Video Art by Sylvia Martin posted in the “Files” section on Canvas. Analyze one video from the Sylvia Martin essay (it cannot be the one you used for RA01) using the cheat sheet from Elements and Principles, Chapter 2. You must write at least 1 […]

RA03. Some Elements & More History

Read Elements and Principles, Chapter 3. Return to the essay on the history of Video Art by Sylvia Martin posted in the “Files” section on Canvas. In Sylva Martin’s essay, there are several sub-headings: The 1960s Technology and Image The 1970s Body and Performance The Image of Woman Entering Intermedial Space Time Codes The 1980s Movie Video The […]

RA04: Some Principles

Read Elements and Principles, Chapter 4. Complete the brainstorming exercise on page 120. Complete the lighting exercise on page 134.  

RA07: 4D Principles (1)

Read Elements and Principles, Chapter 6. Do the in-camera editing exercise on page 268. Do the storyboarding exercise on page 217. Do the framing and fairytales exercise on page 258.

RA08: 4D Principles (2)

Read Elements and Principles, Chapter 6. Do the partners transitions exercise on page 266. (Be SURE not to show each other your work until the screening in class!) Do the analysis exercise on page 247. Do the narrative and causality exercise on page 214.

RA09: 4D Principles (3)

Read Elements and Principles, Chapter 6. Do the tempo exercise on page 261. Do the analysis of simultaneity exercise on page 250. Do the juxtaposition of sound exercise on page 248.

RA14. Surveillance Reading

Read “Surveillance Reading” saved in “Files” on Canvas and bring a discussion question to class with your name written on it. We will go through these discussion questions in class together.

RA15. "Video Art Since 2000"

Read “Video Art Since 2000” found in the “Files” section of Canvas, and bring 2 discussion questions to class on a piece of paper with your name on it.  

RA17. History of Sound in Video Art

Read “History of Sound in Video Art” found in the “Files” section on Canvas, and bring 2 discussion questions to class on a piece of paper with your name on it.

RA18. "Moving Images" Mediation

Read “Moving Images” chapter on “Mediation”, and bring a discussion question to class.