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FALL QUARTER 2018

note: schedule subject to updates and adjustments throughout quarter
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week 1-A 9/11)
intro

:: Course introduction
Instructor | student introductions
Intro to interactivity
appliances | prosthesis | sensoria | abstraction | agency | network


:: a s s i g n e d . m a t e r i a l s ::
week 1-B (9/13)
think/make

:: Orientations | Definitions | Tools | Process
Abstractions & interactivities
Structures, agency and dimensions
Meta-media, compositing apps and tools
Overview: interactive media authoring tools,  techniques & deployment
Project 1 assignment: Interactivity & abstractions toolkit/library
Project 2 –> 3 assignment: Conducting interactions
 
catch-up Electronics tools & components
Soldering workshop.


1>Baudrillard- "Simulacra and Simulations"


1> openprocessing.org
2 > cycling74.com
3> arduino.cc/playground
4
> pure data
5> Max 7

week 2-A (9/18)
think

:: Media ecologies
Prosthetics
Mapping & architectures (links)
Interfaces, interactions and semiotics/ecologies
Patchprocess sketching and mapping
tangible and non-tangible interfaces


1> Open hand project, Hero Arm
2> Aimee Mullens, "How My Legs..."
3> Patty Maes "Sixth Sense"

week 2-B (9/20)
make

:: Interactive Art – History of genre
Interactive art venues & works
History timeline: analog<>software art << to >> IoT
Interactive architectures

1) Ars Electronica Archive
2) transmediale archive
3) FILE archive
4) DEAF archive
5) CURRENTS New Media Festival



week 3-A (9/25)
think

Studio work day
Software sketching and abstractions







week 3-B (9/27)
make

Demo 1 software sketching and abstractions



week 4-A (10/2)
think/make

Sensing – resistance to capacitive
Arduino to MAX to Arduino
Spatial interactions

Device inputs & outputs

 


solder comic


week 4-B (10/4)
make

Configurations
dialogue, narrativity, narratology
media timelines vs. nodal/non-linear interactions

 

week 5-A (10/9)

make

More Interactive inputs & devices
Cameras
Voice interactivity
Spatial narrativity & spatialization
Immersion

 

 

week 5-B (10/11)
make
m i d t e r m

Data interactions

 



1> arduino.cc
2> arduino to MAX

week 6-A (10/16)
think/make

studio work day


advanced structures and intelligent actions






week 6-B (10/18)
make

 

Project 1 online project review /soft crit

 


crit

 

week 7-A (10/23)
crit

Kristin Stransky Mallinger - visiting artist/project review

 

> Kristin website
week 7-B (10/25)
crit

Studio work day

 

 

week 8-A (10/30)
crit

: Conducting interactions critique



week 8-B (11/1)
crit

 

:: Conducting interactions critique

 

week 9-A (11/6)
think/make

Studio work day


week 9-B (11/8)
make

 Studio work day

 

 

week 10-A (11/13)

 Studio work day  

week 10-B (11/15)
f i n a l
c r i t i q u e

::Final Project Presentation/Critique
Spatial interactivity


11/20
1-3:50PM

FINAL DELIVERABLES



::Final Project Presentation/Critique
Spatial interactivity

FINAL DELIVERABLES

Final Project files will be documented and downloadable/linked from your mediablog. All software files availble from linked .zip file