Course Details

ARTF 231 Introduction to Digital Art

2 hours lecture, 4 hours lab, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course provides an overview of digital art strategies and practices and their relationship to traditional fine art practices. Students learn about the development of computer technology and its impact on contemporary art since the 1960s. Discussions and studio assignments encompass digital imaging strategies, software art, teleconference art, interactive art, immersive installation art, web art/distance art and activism. Motion-based media such as digital animation, and digital video are also discussed. This course is designed for students interested in digital art.