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Saturday, March 17 • 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Implementation of COIL in the Art Studio. Challenges and Success.

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COIL experience in the undergraduate art studio course. This presentation is a report on the first interned-based international collaborative project between Slippery Rock University Fiber Art Studio and the Experimental Art Studio at Victoria University, Australia. Both groups collaborated on 20 Australian themed designs for an outdoor banner project, then the SRU students handmade the artworks. The annual banner project focuses on Global Cultures and is presented across campus. Challenges and success of COIL in the studio: breaking barriers, communication skills and tools, art project and teamwork, learning process, assessment. The impact of collaboration on students participating and on community.


Barbara Westman

Associate Professor, Sippery Rock University
Dual Masters in Printmaking and Fiber Art, Associate Professor of Art at Slippery Rock University, PA. An active artist exhibiting nationally and internationally. Art educator focused on integrating collaborative and research projects in the course curriculum. Member of SGCI (South... Read More →

Saturday March 17, 2018 12:00pm - 12:30pm EDT
Room 5 FIT Conference Center

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