Joan Jonas

TA Sohin Hwang

Performance considered in relation to media and spatial structures imagined as settings for narrative movements. Students asked to consider particular subjects or narratives as source material for experiments in transforming an idea into visual form. Video functions as a basic tool. Perception in relation to sound and image, and how they are altered by various devices, explored. Students make props or objects that embody aspects of their narratives to use in movement and space. Assignments lead to final performance project.


  • Prereq: permission of instructor
    Units: 3-3-6
    Lab Fee: 85
  • Notes: 4.360 subject level h / 4.361 subject level u: hass arts
  • Schedule: T 5:30-8:30p with recitation M 7-9 E15-070
    Location: e15-001

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