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I - Introductory

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Upon occasion

Kinetic Sculpture Introduction uses the Arduino microcontroller to explore light, sound, movement, and interactivity as tools for art making. Students will learn the basic principles of electronics and their myriad sculptural applications. The course will explore human and machinic sensing and how they converge in kinetic sculpture. This is a studio course that will be supplemented by lectures/presentations, video, critiques, and readings. Grading criteria will include craftsmanship, technical proficiency, aesthetic sensibility, critical thinking, and overall effort. This is a beginner level class, no prior experience in electronics is necessary.



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