Arts and Cities: Aural and Visual Cartographies of East and Southeast Asia (APA2126.01)

Susie Ibarra

Much of the expected urban growth has been predicted to occur in Asian cities and its megacities. This class studies city communities in Asia with the use of artists’ aural and visual cartographies. Alongside mapping are the artists and activists creative work that challenges social, political, and environmental issues, and reimagines time and space in these communities. Field Work Component: The class¬†will create a cartographic work engaging in a community they connect with in Tagum City, Mindanao, ¬†Bennington’s Sister City Partner.