ART3797: Web as Art

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WEEK 1: August 17-19

CLASS 1

MONDAY RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/338076d78c234608b0d8a80d57bd6b06
password: cMKkZWW9

IN CLASS

Example websites

Register for In Conversation Online: Doug Aitken and Douglas Fogle

HOMEWORK

DO

Post five wonderfully ugly websites in the Slack #ugly channel.

Write one (1) thoughtful observations from watching Rachel Rose's Lake Valley in Slack #thoughts channel. EXTRA CREDIT

Start HTML Essential Training by Jen Simmons at LinkedIn Learning .

CLASS 2

IN CLASS

Attend the following lecture online: In Conversation Online: Doug Aitken and Douglas Fogle

CLASS WEBSITES!!

HOMEWORK

WATCH

Watch Doug Aitken's migration empire.

DO

Write one (1) thoughtful observations from watching Doug Aitken's migration empire in Slack #thoughts channel.

Complete HTML Essential Training by Jen Simmons at LinkedIn Learning .

Submit one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

Last Day to Add Classes or Change Grading Option – Monday, August 24, 2020

WEEK 2: August 24-26

CLASS 1: HTML/CSS DEMO

MONDAY RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/f9569cb1079a49079028b2d1698444c1
password: xMJuvpv9

HOMEWORK

DO

Start CSS Essential Training by Christina Truong at LinkedIn Learning .

CLASS 2: HTML/CSS DEMO

WEDNESDAY RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/5c6a4c56ae90476bb7ab1599b690a8d9
password: HcZSKMJ5

The Secret History of Hypertext by Alex Wright

HOMEWORK

DO

Complete CSS Essential Training by Christina Truong at LinkedIn Learning. Her codepen is at https://codepen.io/christinatruong/.

Activate your YSU personal web space: cPanel Account Information.

Create an wonderful visual experience with divs, post online using cPanel and sumbit url in #og channel, Slack.

Submit one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

Read selected poems sent from instructor.

Last Day for 100% Refund – Sunday, August 30, 2020

WEEK 3: August 31- September 2

CLASS 1

MONDAY RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/fcfe2bef0d1b4726a32fab38992dd04f
password: mNiGxiS2

DO

Complete chapter 2 from CSS Layouts: From Float to Flexbox and Grid by Christina Truong at LinkedIn Learning. Her codepen is at https://codepen.io/christinatruong/.

Create an wonderful visual experience with divs, post online using cPanel and sumbit url in #og channel, Slack.

CLASS 2

WEDNESDAY RECORDING:
password:

DO

Complete chapter 3 from CSS Layouts: From Float to Flexbox and Grid by Christina Truong at LinkedIn Learning. Her codepen is at https://codepen.io/christinatruong/.

Write one (1) thoughtful observations from currentsvirtual.com/Cabbibo in Slack #thoughts_cabbibo channel.

Submit one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

DO: EXTRA CREDIT POEM-INSPIRED INSTAGRAM COLLAGE

1. Choose a poem (or section of a poem) to create a collage image.

2. Create some preliminary sketches/images for a working critique Wednesday using the sizes below as a guide. Use Instagram guidelines for image sizes: 1080px by 1080px (Square) 1080px by 1350px (Portrait) and 1080px by 608px (Landscape).

3. Post them in #poem in Slack (in recap email). Please indiciate the inspriation poem with the image.

WEEK 4: September 7-9

CLASS 1: NO CLASS

CLASS 2: CRITIQUE + CONSPIRACY

WEDNESDAY RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/217df836224b44228539c00aeab16ac3
password: 4KjuksM5

DO

Write one (1) thoughtful observations from currentsvirtual.com/Cabbibo in Slack #thoughts_cabbibo channel.

Write one (1) thoughtful observation from the article Why Conspiracy Theories Have Become the Most Influential Art Form of Our Time by Ben Davies: part 1 and part 2 in Slack #thoughts_conspiracy channel.

Write one (1) thoughtful observation from the podcast The Incunabula Papers by Decoder Ring in Slack #thoughts_conspiracy channel.

Read Fake animal news abounds on social media as coronavirus upends life.

Submit one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

Complete flex example, upload to a new "flex" folder in cPanel and post in #flex channel in Slack.

Brainstorm a potential conspiracy theory. Bring ideas (plural) to small group meeting on Monday

WEEK 5: September 14-16

CLASS 1: SMALL GROUP CONSPIRACIES

5pm Lucas, Dominic, Morgan, Annisa

6pm Tess, Zoey, Emily, Victoria

7pm Isabella, Naomi, Alexis, Linda, Samantha

DO

PREPARE 5-MINUTE PITCH for conspiracy theory/fake stories/satire for Monday

CLASS 2: 1-on-1 HELP DAY

DO

SUBMIT one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

WEEK 6: September 21-23

CLASS 1: SMALL GROUP CONSPIRACIES PITCH

5pm – Lucas, Anissa, Tess, Zoey, Emily, Victoria

6:30pm – Isabella, Naomi, Alexis, Linda, Samantha

CLASS 2: Flexbox Refresh Demo

DO

SUBMIT one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

WEEK 7: September 28-30

CLASS 1: MOREHSHIN ALLAHYARI

ATTEND

MOREHSHIN ALLAHYARI
RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/ysu/lsr.php?RCID=66437e09041641f58cda4778464a85fa

DO

POST a link to your website plus supporting materials the correct channel (#conspiracy_yourname) in Slack. Please post a minimum of five websites that you are using as reference materials for your website.

CLASS 2: PROJECT 2 PIVOT

RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/f50e6cebdfa1446193422752b678ec7b
password: bSNVMi2m

DO (DUE NEXT WEDNESDAY)

RETHINK your project (watch class recording). POST your new ideas, new website designs, graphics, PLUS five (5) websites that you are specifically using as visual touchstones for the new version of the assignment in your personal conspiracy channel in Slack.

SUBMIT one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

Last Day for Withdrawing with a Grade of “W” – Thursday, October 1, 2020

WEEK 8: October 5-7

CLASS 1: work day

CLASS 2: REBUILD && REPLACE

WEDNESDAY RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/7c8e52cefca44c62b0a215f11c23baac
password: 4DeqV8qG

DO (DUE NEXT WEDNESDAY)

REBUILD one of the templates completely

ALTER the code to fit your design needs && REPLACE elements such as text and images with your own.

POST your project in your personal conspiracy channel in Slack.

SUBMIT one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

COMPLETE the mid-semester survey (sent via email).

SUBMIT one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

WEEK 9: October 12-14

CLASS 1: NO CLASS

CLASS 2: NO CLASS

DO (DUE NEXT WEDNESDAY)

COMPLETE the mid-semester survey (sent via email).

SUBMIT one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

WEEK 10: October 19-21

CLASS 1

MONDAY CLASS RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/f9176d47e7504cc7a04a34052ae3f0b4
password: aU5mtCq5

MONDAY HTML/CSS REFRESH RECORDING: https://ysu.webex.com/recordingservice/sites/ysu/recording/playback/c73bb79d78ae4d5ba62f3fc561a1946e
password: 6fUrxB4F

DO

POST your project in your personal conspiracy channel in Slack.

CLASS 2: SMALL GROUP CRITIQUES (w/o DANA)

GROUP 1 – Lucas*, Anissa, Tess, Zoey
GROUP 2 – Emily*, Victoria, Naomi, Samantha
GROUP 3 – Linda*, Isabella, Alexis
* this person needs to log into webex to schedule a meeting, inviting the other members of the group. Please schedule the meeting ASAP and email me problems.

DO

WATCH Werner Herzog's documentary Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World

Write one (1) thoughtful observations from watching Werner Herzog's Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World in #thoughts_lo_behold channel in Slack

WEEK 11: October 26-28

CLASS 1: 1-on-1 Critique with Dana

5:00pm – Lucas
5:15pm – Anissa
5:30pm – Tess
5:45pm – Zoey
6:00pm – Emily
6:15pm – Victoria
6:30pm – Naomi
6:45pm – Linda
7:00pm – Isabella
7:15pm – Alexis
7:30pm – Samantha

CLASS 2: Work Day

DO

POST the final links for project 2 in your individual conspiracy channel in Slack

WEEK 12: November 2-4

CLASS 1: THE END OF CONSPRIACIES

MONDAY RECORDING:
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CLASS 2: Critique with Advanced Digital Media Studio

WEDNESDAY RECORDING:
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DO

WATCH the documentary Feels Good Man

Write one (1) thoughtful observations from watching Arthur Jones and Giorgio Angelini's Feels Good Man in #thoughts_feelsgoodman channel in Slack

SUBMIT one (1) discovery to #discoveries channel in Slack.

WEEK 13: November 9-11

CLASS 1

MONDAY RECORDING:
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CLASS 2: NO CLASS

WEEK 14: November 16-18

CLASS 1

MONDAY RECORDING:
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CLASS 2

WEDNESDAY RECORDING:
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WEEK 15: November 23-25

CLASS 1

MONDAY RECORDING:
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CLASS 2: NO CLASS

WEEK 16: November 30 - December 2

CLASS 1

MONDAY RECORDING:
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CLASS 2

WEDNESDAY RECORDING:
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WEEK 17: FINALS WEEK

TBD