Dance and Multimedia Technologies

Course: Dance and Multimedia Technologies
Year:

1

Semester:

1º Semestre

Curricular Unit:

Soc., Est. Cult. e Ges. das Act. Físicas e do Des.

ECTS:

4.0

Regent:

Daniel Tércio Ramos Guimarães

Objectives:

To contextualize ‘Network Society’, clarifying and understanding the concepts of globalization and of networking.
To deal with the fundamentals of the use of personal computers and to work within Information technologies.
To develop skills on the use of multimedia tools within theatrical projects.
To develop a creative project negotiating and interacting with other members of the work team.

Contents:

Study of contemporary societies: from the Society of Information to the “Network Society".
New shapes and proposals within contemporary art field: performance art, happening, art installation and post-cinema.
Study of new resources and tools to perform art installations.
Management of digital tools for image and sound edition.

Evaluation:

An individual creative task related to video dance.
An artistic project developed within the framework of a working group.

Bibliography:

Barthes, Roland (1982) O Grão da Voz. Lisboa: ed. 70. Castells, Manuel (1996) The Rise of the Network Society. The Information Age: Economy, Society and Culture. Vol. I. Cambridge, Oxford: Blackwell.
Tércio, Daniel (ed.) (2008) TeDance. Perspectivas sobre Dança em expansão tecnológica / Perspectives on Technologically Expanded Dance. Lisboa: FMH edições.
Wilson, Stephen (2002). Information Arts. Intersections of Art, Science and Technology. Cambridge and London: The MIT Press.

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