The Department of Art History and Visual Arts educates students in the richness and complexity of the visual arts.
Visual literacy is essential for informed participation and innovation within local and global cultures. Combining the disciplines of Media Arts and Culture, Studio Art, and Art History, AHVA equips students to critically explore the interplay of culture, history, theory, analysis, and practice.
Join us for an advance screening of Media Arts & Culture Professor Broderick Fox’s latest documentary Zen & the Art of Dying.
CSP99 presents Oxy Cinematheque, Spring 2015, Remix, Reuse, Recycle! A series of events dedicated to work that appropriates and remixes existing media in novel, inventive, and subversive ways.Attend a presentation of RIP: a remix manifesto (2008), followed by a Q&A with filmmaker and copyleft activist Brett Gaylor, co-sponsored by the Center for the Digital Liberal Arts (CDLA).
Can "social practice" art tackle a vexing problem of EVD treatment?This is the question Prof. Mary Beth Heffernan asked at the height of the Ebola epidemic. In January, Dr. Moses Massaquoi, Chair of Ebola Case Management, invited Prof. Heffernan and Occidental College photographer Marc Campos to bring "hazmat" suit portraits to the Ebola treatment units of Liberia. Come learn how the very quality that made the labels a huge success inside the Ebola Treatment Unit almost caused the project's undoing.
CSP99 presents Oxy Cinematheque, Spring 2015, Remix, Reuse, Recycle! A series of events dedicated to work that appropriates and remixes existing media in novel, inventive, and subversive ways.Attend 'Remixing the Archive', a discussion of critical media making and preview of the video essay Screening Surveillance (2015) with filmmaker, media scholar, and Oxy Alum '86 Steve Anderson
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