(3 cr) This studio course explores the nature and process of contemporary art. Students are encouraged to investigate mixed media. Integration of processes is promoted. Students work together solving creative problems with a team of faculty whose expertise is broad and varied. Faculty mentors encourage boundaries to be broken, limits to be pushed, and students to explore both conceptually and technically the range of artistic opportunity. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 credits. Prerequisites: ART 330 or ART 350 or PHOT 282 or THEA 346.