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Office Hours: Pope.L: University of Chicago Department of Visual Arts
Part of Art & Education's School Watch, Office Hours is a new questionnaire series that gathers insights on teaching from artists. In response to ten prompts, educators reflect on the discourses and approaches that animate their teaching, share their visions for the future of art education, and offer advice for students navigating the field of contemporary art. Below is one of several responses from DoVA Professor and artist, Pope.L:
8. How much structure or independence do students have in your courses?
STUDENTS HAVE AS MUCH INDEPENDENCE AS THEY ARE WILLING TO TAKE ON FOR THEIR PROJECTS, HOWEVER, INDEPENDENCE IS NOT A VACATION FROM RESPONSIBILITY FOR MAKING CHOICES WITH DEPTH.