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CURATE EXQUISITE ENGENDERING EXHIBITION

 

Overview: Curated Exhibition
Exhibition announcement due 11/15.
Find Card due 11/15.
Exhibition opens December 5. Select 5 Find Cards, speak responses on VoiceThread due 12/6.

1. CURATE & Exhibition Announcement (due 11/15)

Design an exhibition announcement and publicize. Due 11/15. Draft a curator statement to include with your exhibition, and include the statement in an exhibition announcement you design. We will print & post exhibition announcements prior to the exhibition opening on December 5.

What to include in your exhibition announcement poster: URL for exhibition location to put on your announcement is http://cyberhouse.arted.psu.edu/322/exhibition.html. On your exhibition announcement include: a title, image(s), the time (6:00-8:00 p.m. EST), date/year (December 5, 2018), location of http://cyberhouse.arted.psu.edu/322/exhibition.html and 109 ASI (Agricultural Science and Industries) Building, The Pennsylvania State University, and a brief curator statement. You can include more such as the names of the artists, titles of works, etc. By class on 11/15: Upload your exhibition announcement to your blog as a pdf attachment so it can be downloaded, and, also, in your blog post provide your brief curator statement, which will be used in an email in sending out the announcement.

2. FIND CARD (due 11/15)

Create Findcards for all ages to respond to in viewing the online exhibition of 360-degree videos. A “find card” begins with an open-ended directive or clue of something to “find” in an exhibition and includes a question to respond to once an artwork is chosen. It is a simple idea that involves active searching while closely examining the art. Working in teams generates dialogue since the team decides together what it is they are looking, which offers a sense of agency. When they find what they are searching for, then there is typically intense and engaging dialogue regarding interpretations of meaning in responding to the question on the card. Examples are linked here.
  

3. CRITIQUES using VoiceThread (due by class on Dec. 6 at our group exhibition webpage)

Go to the Exhibition at http://cyberhouse.arted.psu.edu/322/exhibition.html to select another's “find card” to guide you to find an artwork. Give your response to the “find card” question by speaking a response in VoiceThread recorder for that particular work. Repeat this process to respond to 5 artworks. Introduce who you are and from which university in each response.