ALTERNATE STRATEGIES SPRING 2020 

 

 

WEEKLY ASSIGNMENTS SPRING 2020

 

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CLASS OVERVIEW/FLUID FRAMES

WK01: JAN 13-17

TUES: EXPERIMENTAL FRAME OF MIND/PIONEERS OF EXPERIMENTAL ANIMATION

THUR: FLUID FRAMES-ANIMATING DIRECTLY UNDER THE CAMERA

Reading Guide #1: Experimental Frame of Mind - Due Jan 21

WK02: JAN 20-24 (MON. NO CLASS-MLK)

TUES: SAND PLAY IN PAIRS/MORPH/TOOL

THUR: SAND ALPHABET

 

RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT #1: FLUID FRAMES 

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WK03: JAN 27-31

TUES: INTRO TO FLUID FRAMES ANIMATORS

THUR: PLAY WITH VARIOUS MATERIALS/QUESTIONAIRRE

Reading Guide #2: Artists’ Profiles - Due Feb 04

2D PIXILATION/CMIFF WORKSHOP

WK04: FEB 03-07

TUES:  INTRO TO 2D PIXILATION

THUR: PLAN 2D PIXILATION SHOOT

SAT: CMIFF WORKSHOP

 

Reading Guide #3: Fluid Frame Essentials - Due Feb 11

 

RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT #1: CONT. 

WK05: FEB 10-14

TUES:  EXPLORE RESEARCH OPTIONS

THUR: RESEARCH PROPOSALS DUE

 

WK06: FEB17-21

TUES:  FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

THUR: FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

Reading Guide #4: Project Planning & Digital Compositing - Due Feb 24

WK07: FEB 24-28

TUES: PREPARE FINDINGS

THUR: PRESENT TO CLASS

 

PLAYING WITH FORM

WK08: MAR 02-06

TUES: INTRO TO ABSTRACT FILMS/VISUAL MUSIC

THUR: INTRO TO BOOK FILMS/CHOOSE A BOOK OVER BREAK

 

SPRING BREAK: MAR 07-15

 

WK09: MAR 16-20

TUES: BOOK FILM WORKSHOP

THUR: BOOK FILM WORKSHOP

 

WK10: MAR 23-27

TUES: DRAWN ON FILM WORKSHOP

THUR: DRAWN ON FILM WORKSHOP

 

FINAL PROJECT: RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT #2 

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WK11: MAR 30-APR 1 (THU/FRI NO CLASS)

TUES: MORE EXPERIMENTAL ANIMATION

 

WK12: APR 06-10

TUES:  EXPLORE RESEARCH OPTIONS

THUR: RESEARCH PROPOSALS DUE

 

WK13: APR 13-17

TUES:  FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

THUR: FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

 

WK14: APR 20-24 (BFA EXHIBITION)

TUES:  FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

THUR: FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

 

WK15: APR 27-MAY 01

TUES: PREPARE FINDINGS

THUR: PRESENT TO CLASS

 

EXAM WEEK: MAY 04-07

SPRING ANIMATION SCREENING/SR PROJECT SHOWCASE, MAY 05 or 6 (TBD) 7PM PARK AUDITORIUM

 

FINAL EXAM: SPRING SHOWCASE