LICA410 Artistic Practice is taught as part of MA Contemporary Arts (Practice pathway only).
A structured art-making process which includes the following:
Preparing a project proposal, agreed with Creative Supervisor, which includes a training needs analysis, a definition of likely resource/support needs, and a proposed pathway of critical reading and research into related art practices in the student's chosen field.
An initial group making exercise in which the MA cohort respond to a specific site/building/journey/impetus in their individual artforms, resulting in discussion of the range of approaches, processes and methodologies across artforms.
A series of individual exploratory experiments in the student's chosen artform pathway, agreed with Creative Supervisor.
A research and development process leading towards the showing of a prototype, drafts or work in progress performance for Creative Supervisor and course peers. This is followed by the student giving a short presentation on their creative research process, followed by group feedback and discussion.
A final period of remodelling, refining and remaking, leading towards a final performance, presentation or display of completed work(s) at MA Festival.
Due to the variety of subject areas it is not possible to provide a Bibliography