University General Course Catalog 2022-2023 
    Jan 27, 2023  
University General Course Catalog 2022-2023
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ART 309S - Gallery Practices

(3 units)
Principles and practice of traditional and alternative fine art gallery operations. Directed experiences in gallery management, curatorial and exhibit preparation techniques. Field trips.

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Laboratory/Studio: 3
Offered: Every Spring

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. identify types of art exhibitions spaces and demonstrate comparative knowledge of their missions and operations.
2. identify the key areas of art gallery operations and gain practical functionality in these areas.
3. demonstrate ability to work on an exhibition team; participate in weekly exhibitions meetings by representing your contribution to the team and engaging in critical dialogue with other team members.
4. produce an exhibition proposal that reflects a deepened understanding of curatorial practice.
5. produce essential managerial documents and organization protocols.
6. design an educational program plan.
7. learn and implement basic registrarial practices and create a marketing plan for an exhibition.
8. handle art works according to best practices and successfully install an exhibition.

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