|Short Description:||Perspectives Contemporary Art|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Creative Arts|
|Student contribution band :||Band 1|
|ASCED code :||100301 - Fine Arts|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
VSA2000 Perspectives in Contemporary Art is the investigation and evolving discussion of shared artistic concerns which have occurred within current contemporary artistic practices. The course explores the role of conceptual concerns in regards to 10 areas of discussion and the significance they play in developing current art discourse. The theories of art, culture, social politics and aesthetics from a variety of periods, social and cultural movements will be discussed through the use of imagery from 20th Century (as an historical starting foundation). Expanding on this the course will also present information on related fields within contemporary art and the ongoing conceptual and visual concerns that continue to be developed by artists from throughout the world in the 21st Century.