Courses in Art, Film, and Visual Studies - Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

Fall 2019

GENERAL EDUCATION  (lecture course)
American Dreams Made in Hollywood GenEd 1043 Eric Rentschler MW 10:30-11:45 & weekly scr Tu 3:00-5:45 Carpenter Cr Lecture Hall
STUDIO ART  and PHOTOGRAPHY (practice based courses)    
Silkscreen AFVS 15AR Annette Lemieux TuTh 12:00-2:45 Carpenter Ctr 4th Fl. 
Contemporary Painting Practice: Beyond the Surface AFVS 20 Annette Lemieux TuTh 9:00-11:45 Carpenter Ctr 3rd Fl.
One Thing Leads to Another: Introduction to Oil Painting AFVS 22 Judith Belzer TW 12:00-5:45 Carpenter Ctr 3rd Fl.
Introduction to Still Photography AFVS 40A Elle Pérez MW 9:00-11:45 Linden 100
Introduction to Still Photography AFVS 40A Elle Pérez MW 1:30-4:15 Linden 100
Introduction to Still Photography AFVS 41A Sharon Harper MW 9:00-11:45 Carpenter Ctr B19
On Objects:A Studio Course in Sculpture and Performance AFVS 63 Karthik Pandian M 1:30-5:45 Carpenter Ctr 203
Frame, Spectacle, Spectator: Video as Medium*
*First meeting is Mon Sept 9 at 1:30 in CC B04
AFVS 64F Carissa Rodriguez M 1:30-5:45 Linden 109
Loitering: Studio Course AFVS 80 Stephen Prina Tu 12-2:45 and then Th 1-4 Carpenter Ctr 5th Fl.
Malleable Forms (A Studio of the Political) AFVS 81R Xaviera Simmons W 12:00-5:00, including lunchbreak    Carpenter Ctr 203
Drawing 2: Model Witness AFVS 112 Katarina Burin MW 3:00-5:45 Carpenter Ctr 4th Fl.
Object Matter of Jellyfish AFVS 132R Nora Schultz TuTh 9:00-11:45 Carpenter Ctr  203
Making Mischief: Using Photography to Upset Expectations AFVS 141BR Sharon Harper MW 1:30-4:15 Carpenter Ctr  B19
Algorithmic Performance AFVS 161 Sohin Hwang Th 3:00-7:00 Sackler 111
Directed Research AFVS 196R Stephen Prina W 6:00-9:00 Carpenter Ctr. 5th Fl. & B04
Critical Printing AFVS 215 Matt Saunders & Jennifer Roberts TuTh 12:00-2:45 Carpenter Ctr. 3rd Fl. & H/AM
4451
Studio Language AFVS 231 Nora Schultz Tu 12-2:45 and then Thu 1-4 Carpenter Ctr 203
ANIMATION, FILM, VIDEO and NEW GENRES (practice based courses) 
Introduction to Non Fiction Filmmaking
*First meeting is Wed Sept 4 from 1:30-2:30 in Sever B10
AFVS 50A Alfred Guzzetti M 1:30-4:15 and then W 1:30-5:45* Sever B10
Introduction to Video  AFVS 51A Robb Moss Tu 12-2:45 and then Th 12-4:15 Sever 411
Fundamentals of Animation AFVS 53 Andy London Tu 9-12:45 & wkly scr M 4:30-5:45 Sever 402 and CC B04 for scr
Approaching Narrative: Introduction to Filmmaking AFVS 60X Anocha Suwichakornpong WF 12:00-2:45 Sever 411
On Objects: A Studio Course in Sculpture and Performance AFVS 63 Karthik Pandian M 1:30-5:45 Carpenter Ctr 203
Frame, Spectacle, Spectator: Video as Medium*
*First meeting is Mon Sept 9 at 1:30 in CC B04
AFVS 64F Carissa Rodriguez M 1:30-5:45 Linden 109
Film Directing: From Script to Screen AFVS 150A Anocha Suwichakornpong TuTh 1:30-4:15

Sever 415

Non Fiction Video Projects AFVS 151BR Ross McElwee TuTh 12:00-2:45 Sever 416
Intermediate Animation: Making an Animated Film AFVS 153AR Tim Szetela M 12:00-5:45, including wkly scr Sever 402 and CC B04 for scr

Documentary Fictions*

*First meeting is on Fri Sept 6 at 12pm in Sever 416

AFVS 155 Joana Pimenta F 12-5:45 & wkly scr W 7:15-10 Sever 416 and CC Lecture Hall for scr
Introduction to Critical Media Practice AFVS 255 Julie Mallozzi W 12:00-5:00 & additional section TBD Sever 416
FILM and VISUAL STUDIES (seminars & lecture courses)   
Exploring Culture Through Film (Anthropology 1645) AFVS 73 Veronika Kusumaryati Tu 3-5 Tozzer 203
Photography and Ecology AFVS 144M Makeda Best Thu 12:45-2:45 Carpenter Ctr  401
Art of the Real: Rethinking Documentary AFVS 174 Dennis Lim M 3-5 & wkly scr M 12-2:45 Carpenter Ctr 401 & Lecture Hall
Cinemas of Resistance: Political Filmmaking Across the Globe AFVS 197K Kate Rennebohm W 3-5:45 & wkly scr  F 12-2:45 Sever 415 & CC Lecture Hall for scr
Proseminar: History AFVS 270 Tom Conley Tu 5-7 & wkly scr Tu 7:15-10:00 Carpenter Ctr 401 and Lecture Hall
Materiality, Visual Culture and Media  AFVS 279 Giuliana Bruno W 2-4 Carpenter Ctr  402
The Frankfurt School on Mass Media and Mass Culture AFVS 289 German 254 Eric Rentschler M 12:45-2:45 Sever 416
GRADUATE COURSES OF PRACTICE, READING & RESEARCH   
Film & Visual  Studies Workshop AFVS 301 Eric Rentschler    
Reading & Research AFVS 310 Members of the dept.    
Directed Study AFVS 320 Members of the dept.    
Teaching Workshop AFVS 330R Carrie Lambert-Beatty    
Film Study Center Non-Fiction Filmmaking Workshop AFVS 351HF Lucien Castaing-Taylor Tu 6:00-9:00 Sever 416
Graduate Studio Workshop AFVS 390 Lucien Castaing-Taylor W 6:00-10:00 29 Garden Street

Spring 2020

FRESHMAN SEMINAR

Work: An Audio/Visual Exploration

FRSMR 38X

Robb Moss

W 12-2:45 & Lab 3-4

Sever 411                                                                                     

GENERAL EDUCATION 

Painting's Doubt: A Studio Course

GENED 1114

Matt Saunders

Th 1:30-2:45 + studio sections to be scheduled on W, Th, F 9-1 or 3-7

Deknatel Hall (H/AM) for lecture and 3rd fl painting studio                      

STUDIO ART and PHOTOGRAPHY (practice based courses) 

Drawing 1: Drawing as Visual Language 

AFVS 12

Katarina Burin

TuTh 3-5:45

Carpenter Center 4th Floor

Introduction to Still Photography

AFVS 40A

Elle Pérez 

TuTh 9-11:45

Carpenter Center B19

Introduction to Still Photography

AFVS 41A

Sharon Harper

MW 3-5:45

Carpenter Center B19

Introduction to Still Photography*

* The first meeting for this class will be Mon, Jan. 27 at 9am

AFVS 42A

Jiehao Su

MW 10:30-1:15

Carpenter Center B19

Frame, Spectacle, Spectator: Video as Medium*

*The first meeting for this class will be Mon, Jan 27 at 1:30 in Carpenter Center 402

AFVS 64F

Carissa Rodriguez

M 1:30-5:45

Linden 109

Malleable Forms (A Studio of the Political)

AFVS 81R

Xaviera Simmons

W 12-5, including lunchbreak   

Carpenter Center 203

The Devil, Probably x 8 + 1: A Studio-based Seminar

AFVS 83

Stephen Prina

Tu 12-2:45 and then Th 1-4

Carpenter Center 5th Floor

Post-Brush: Studio Course

AFVS 123R

Annette Lemieux

TuTh 12:00-2:45

Carpenter Center 4th Floor 

Object Matter of Jellyfish: Sculpture Course

AFVS 132R

Nora Schultz

TuTh 9-11:45

Carpenter Center 203

Difficult Pictures

AFVS 143

Elle Pérez 

TuTh 1:30-4:15

Carpenter Center B19

Directed Research 

AFVS 196R

Stephen Prina

W 6-9

Carpenter Ctr 5th Fl &  B04

Artistic Research Workshop

AFVS 251

Sohin Hwang

M 3-7

Carpenter Center 203

ANIMATION, FILM, VIDEO and NEW GENRES (practice based courses) 

Introduction to Non Fiction  Filmmaking 

AFVS 50B

Alfred Guzzetti

M 1:30-4:15 and then W 1:30-5:45

Sever B10

Introduction to Video

AFVS 51A

Ross McElwee

TuTh 9:00-11:45

Sever 416

Fundamentals of Animation

AFVS 53AR

Andy London

Tu 9-12:45 & wkly scr M 4:30-5:45

Sever 402 and CC B04 for scr

Frame, Spectacle, Spectator: Video as Medium

AFVS 64F

Carissa Rodriguez

M 1:30-5:45

Linden 109

True Fiction: Intermediate Film Production

AFVS 150B

Anocha Suwichakornpong

TuTh 1:30-4:15

Sever 415

Intermediate Video Workshop*

*The first meeting for this class will be Thursday, Jan. 30 at 10am-12pm in Sever 411

AFVS 152R 

Robb Moss

F 12-4:15

Sever B10

Documentary Animation

AFVS 156S

Tim Szetela

M 1:30-5:45, including wkly screenings

Sever 402 and CC B04 for scr

Sound and Image as Equal Partners* 

*The first meeting for this class will be Thurs, Jan. 30 at 1:30-2:30 in Sever B10

AFVS 157G

Alfred Guzzetti

Thu 1:30-6

Sever B10

Sensory Ethnography 1

AFVS 158AR

Verena Paravel

TuTh 6-7:30 plus lab TBD

Sever 416

Sensory Ethnography 2

AFVS 158B

Lucien Castaing-Taylor & Verena Paravel

TuTh 7:30-10 plus lab TBD

Sever 416

Advanced Critical Media Practice

AFVS 355R

Lucien Castaing-Taylor & Joana Pimenta

W 3-5:45

Sever 416

FILM and VISUAL STUDIES (seminar and lecture courses)

The Art of Film*

*The first meeting of this class will be Tues, Jan. 28 at 10:30 in the Carpenter Center Lecture Hall

AFVS 70

Kate Rennebohm

TuTh 10:30-11:45 & wkly scr Tu 7:15

 Carpenter Ctr B04 and Lecture Hall

 

Curating Contemporary Art: Exhibitions, Artists, Institutions, and Audiences

AFVS 118C

Dan Byers

Tu 12-2:45

Carpenter Center 401

Film and the Self-Image: From Local Cinema to the Selfie

AFVS 170S

Kate Rennebohm

W 3-5:45 & wkly scr F 3-5:30

Sever 415 & CC Lecture Hall for scr

What is (21st-Century) Cinema?

AFVS 173D

Dennis Lim 

M 3-5 & wkly scr M 12-2:45

Carpenter Center 401 & Lecture Hall

Film Theory, Visual Thinking 

AFVS 181

Giuliana Bruno

Th 12-1:30 & wkly scr W 7:15

Carpenter Center B04 & Lecture Hall

Postwall German Cinema

AFVS 188G

Eric Rentschler

M 12-45-2:45 & wkly scr F 12:45-3:15

Carpenter Center B04 & Lecture Hall

The Cinema According to Alfred Hitchcock*

*The first meeting for this class will be Mon, Jan. 27 at 3pm in the Carpenter Center Lecture Hall

AFVS 197

Haden Guest

W 12:45-2:45 & wkly scr M 3-5:45

Carpenter Center 401 & Lecture Hall

Proseminar: Theory 

AFVS 271

Giuliana Bruno

W 2-4

Carpenter Center 402

Vision and Power: An Introduction to Visual Studies 

AFVS 274

David Joselit

W 9:45-11:45

Carpenter Center 402

REQUIRED for all AFVS CONCENTRATORS

Sophomore Tutorial

AFVS 97

Katarina BurinJoana Pimenta

Thu 6-8pm & additional TBD

Linden 100

GRADUATE COURSES OF PRACTICE, READING & RESEARCH

Film & Visual  Studies Workshop

AFVS 301

Eric Rentschler

 

 

Reading & Research

AFVS 310

Members of the dept.

 

 

Directed Study

AFVS 320

Members of the dept.

 

 

Teaching Workshop

AFVS 330R

Lucien Castaing-Taylor

 

 

Film Study Center Non-Fiction Filmmaking Workshop

AFVS 351HF

Lucien Castaing-Taylor

Tu 6-8:45

Sever 416

Advanced Critical Media Practice

AFVS 355R

Lucien Castaing-Taylor & Joana Pimenta

W 3-5:45 

Sever 416

Graduate Studio Workshop

AFVS 390

Lucien Castaing-Taylor

F 6-10

29 Garden Street