LHSP 140 - Arts and Humanities
Section: 001 Art in Public Spaces/FestiFools
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Lloyd Hall Scholars Program (LHSP)
Department: LSA Lloyd Hall Scholars
Requirements & Distribution:
Credit Exclusions:
A maximum of 20 Lloyd Hall Scholars Program credits may be counted toward a degree.
Waitlist Capacity:
Lab Fee:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

In this creative course students from all disciplines will be designing and producing their own large-scale animated sculptures, or “puppets” which will be featured in our 12th annual FestiFools extravaganza to be held on Main Street in downtown Ann Arbor on April 8th, 2018. (See: WonderFoolProductions.org) As the originators of this artistic spectacle, students in this class will design, organize, and develop FestiFools in conjunction with local community, civic, and business partners.

This will be a full ‘hands-on’ experience which will challenge students’ aesthetic assumptions while exploring techniques and tools for the making of large-scale theatrical scenery and sculptural elements for the creation of large-scale public spectacles. Although this course does not require any previous art experience, due to the public nature of the projects, it will be expected that the student already possess an excellent work ethic, great attitude, and the ability to grasp and apply aesthetic principles quickly, in a physically demanding, team oriented, community-minded environment.

Lab Fee $150

Course Requirements:

In lieu of exams and papers, studio/lab work outside of course will be required and individually tailored to students’ schedules (TBD first day of class).

LHSP 140 - Arts and Humanities
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001 (REC)
F 2:30PM - 5:30PM
002 (REC)
TuTh 6:00PM - 8:00PM
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