soongsil university / the Global School of Media

2011 spring
digital media curating



dr. joonsung yoon  <>

office hours: wednesday 12:00 - 16:00 (information science building, room 529)

time & place:

wednesday 10:30 - 11:45, thursday 12:00 - 13:15 (infomation science building, room 601)



This class for senior students is a practical study of curating using new media. Overall scanning of the burgeoning era of media art from mechanical art to computer based interactive art including video art, computer art and net art will be introduced. Then, New media and new technologies are covered for considering aesthetic relationships between traditional art forms and ideas of contemporary art. Students will practice and reconsider their ideas and thoughts on media art and leading edged technologies reflecting cultural matter and current issues. Every week students have to follow up given readings presented by the professor and appointed students. As a final result, each student will produce a virtual curating project for exhibition, launching show, event, etc.