Online course: A History of SoundArt at Mass Art :: a 6 week (June 7 – July 23, 2010) intensive course for three credits in Art History. Massachusetts College of Art (Mass Art) is a highly reputable, fully-accredited state university that is part of the University of Massachusetts system :: Credits should be easily transferable to any other college or university program.
Image: from the frozen-sound-art-exhibition
Topics to be discussed include sound sculpture, sound installation, electronic music, environmental sound, sound poetry, John Cage, the early work of Nam June Paik, experimental music, the early minimalists, detournement in sampling, and alternative vocal techniques. Continue reading