Course Description: Fiber 4005

The primary purpose of this course is to provide a forum for in-depth critiques and exploration of students' individual directions within the context of contemporary art. Group discussions, readings, faculty and student presentations, field trips to current exhibitions, and visiting lecturers may augment this class. Professional practices will also be covered, including: preparing an exhibition; sources and strategies for grant and exhibition proposals; discussion of graduate programs; documentation; developing a professional resume; and writing an artist's statement.

This class is offered at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Current and Past Instructors:

Christy Matson [personal website]
Amy Honchell [personal website]
Surabhi Ghosh [personal website]
Marianne Fairbanks
Danielle Gustafson-Sundell
Joan Livingstone [personal website]
Darrel Morris [personal website]
Christine Tarkowski [personal website]
Fraser Taylor [personal website]
Anne Wilson [personal website]