2017-2018 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Book Art (15)

Book art is a wide-ranging contemporary art form for artists and designers with traditional roots.  The Minor in Book Art is an interdisciplinary approach to book art that gives you a grounding in craftsmanship, vision and design that will allow you to experiment and explore your work in this versatile form.  The minor is rooted in three LUCAD departments: Photography, Design and Illustration. Each offers a core course which you can follow in a number of directions through a variety of electives for a total of 15 credits.   

Requirements

Electives (6 credits)

Students must fulfill 6 credits electives by combination of the 3.0 and 1.5 credit courses listed below  

IILLU 2130Sequential Projects

3

IILLU 2230Mixed Media Drawing

1.5

IILLU 3130City Sketchbook

1.5

IILLU 2900Experimental Illustration

3

IFINE 2280Relief Printmaking I

1.5

IFINE 2290Relief Printmaking: Color

1.5

IFINE 2370Monotype I

1.5

IDESN 3200Typography II

3

IPHOT 3130Artist's Books

3

CCRWT 1400Introduction to Creative Writing

3

Program Notes

For further information about this minor please contact:

Illustration:

Keith MacLelland, 617.349.8085, kmaclell@lesley.edu

Design:

Heather Shaw, 617.349.8066, hsha3@lesley.edu

Photography:

Christine Collins, 617.349.8047, ccollins4@lesley.edu

 

To declare this as your minor complete a Request for Change of School or Program form and submit it to the Registrar’s office in University Hall, Porter Square.  You are responsible for determining how the change in program affects your educational plans.

 

Required Courses (9 credits)

IDESN 2220Typography I

3

IILLU 2160Letterpress Studio

3

IPHOT 3110Visual Books

3