Ellen Mueller

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INTRO TO VISUAL CRITICISM & THEORY (FOR THE GRAD SCHOOL CURIOUS) – 2021

by Ellen Mueller on April 26, 2021, no comments

This summer I’m teaching a 4-week online workshop, Intro to Criticism & Theory (For the Grad School Curious) designed as a brief introduction to visual theory and criticism through reading, writing, and discussion. We will examine common critical lenses (feminist, marxist, colonialist, etc.), the importance of context, themes such as the everyday, humor, privilege and […]

Syracuse University Visiting Artist Lecture Series

by Ellen Mueller on April 26, 2021, no comments

This Thursday, April 29, 2021, I’ll be giving an artist talk (online) at Syracuse University as a part of their Visiting Artist Lecture Series. I’ll be focusing on my social practice work and zines. It will be streamed on YouTube – click the Register button here.

Walking As Artistic Practice

by Ellen Mueller on April 20, 2021, no comments

This summer I’m teaching a 3-week online workshop, Walking as Artistic Practice. This workshop is designed as a brief survey of some of the origins, theories, processes, and manifestations of walking as art. Read, watch, and discuss perspectives on walking-based projects. Using this information as a springboard, students will complete their own walking exercises, and […]

Intro to Group Critique (For the Grad School Curious)

by Ellen Mueller on April 18, 2021, no comments

This summer I’m teaching a 3-week online workshop, Intro to Group Critique (For the Grad School Curious) designed as a brief introduction to group critique through presentations, readings, discussions, and practicing as a group. We will introduce students to best practices for group critique, and will provide some time to practice critiquing each other’s work. […]

Consulting Now Available

by Ellen Mueller on April 18, 2021, no comments

I’ve been consulting on the side for many years, but never formalized it on my website until just recently. You can now view a description of what I offer on this page, along with my contact information to discuss ideas. Feel free to share with those who could use a second-set of eyes on their […]