Critical Bodies explores innovative and exploratory approaches to contemporary Performance art practice, placing the body at the centre of these investigations. Using studio-based skills students will explore performativity as a broader concept through re-enactment, photo construction as tableau and video performance alongside 'live' actions.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr studio practical/week
1x1500wd essay (20%), 2x1500wd equivalent visual art project (80%)
12 credit points at 1000 level in Visual Arts or Studio Foundation