Course Description and Credit Information

This session covers the current theories that surround socially and ecologically engaged and remedial art making; meaning art that aims to effect the landscape it is made in relation to, as well as motivations for and assertions about this genre of artistic practice. There is discussion how to address the following questions: How to address aesthetic and ecological concerns simultaneously? How to address environmental and social concerns simultaneously?

In relation to these modernist examples presented, what types of materials to use in art and why an artist chose that/those materials for the piece. For post-modern examples presented, the concepts of environmental statements from artist are discussed. For contemporary art, connective, relational, and reciprocity aesthetics are explored.

Learning Objectives:

1. Understand the current theories surrounding social and ecological remedial art making.

2. Understand the motivations and assertions related to artistry in landscape architecture.

3. Learn about aesthetic and environmental concerns as well as the connection, relations, and reciprocity of artistry.

 

 

General Course Information

 

Credits

1 CEU/CE/PH/CH

HSW

Yes

Format

Pre-recorded webinar

Presenter

Erica Hansen, BFA, MA

 

Course Approvals

 

LA CES Approved

Yes

States: AK, AL, AR, CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NE, NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY

Yes

North Carolina

Yes

New York 
***Each licensee is responsible for determining if this course meets the state requirements

***

New Jersey

Yes

Florida

Yes

GA, MN, and SD
**There is no process to get courses pre-approved in your state, but there should be no issues getting this course approved.
If not approved, we will exchange it for another course or provide a full refund.

Yes
**See explanation

 

Canada Provinces and Territories

British Columbia

Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES

Ontario

Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES

Course curriculum

  • 01

    Art in the Landscape

    • Watch the Video

  • 02

    Handout

    • Handout

  • 03

    Art in the Landscape Quiz

    • Take the Quiz

  • 04

    Art in the Landscape Survey

    • Take the Survey