This hands-on studio course investigates sculpture using any medium imaginable, challenging you to engage material, craft, form, space, time, site, action, and context. Structured by shop demos, artist talks, field trips, independent research, and critiques, it will provide a forum for the discussion and exploration of a diverse range of sculptural practices and the possibilities made available by such an expansive field. Sculpture courses equip you with a diverse variety of materials, processes, and tools to develop a professional, critical, safe and sustainable studio practice.
Create 3D works using 2D materials such as plywood, sheet metal, Plexiglass, or fabric by learning to cut, bend, melt, form, stretch, connect, and fabricate. Transform liquids into solids using plaster, rubber, wax, plastics and edible substances like chocolate or ice. Carve or model; mold or cast from everyday objects or the body. Learn to suspend and support by constructing armatures. Arrange, assemble, and install works in space.