Shifting Gears: The making of an Art Car

car


Pacific’s Art Car Project

Winter 2017

Participation guidelines:

PHASE 1

  • Register for Spring semester in ARTS 197 Undergraduate Research
  • trip to Pick-N-Pull
  • Individual car hood paintings
  • Jury Selections for car painting team
  • Final critique—car hoods and process


Spring 2018

PHASE 2

  • Guest Artist Presentation
  • car delivery
    • Deliver car sometime weekend of February 17/18
  • prep to paint
  • Budget
    • Estimate cost of supplies – prep materials, paint, protective gear, drop clothes, printing of project drawings, research, other materials for exhibition component
  • gallery installation
    • Gallery set up Monday February 19 – work space, materials, prelim drawings etc.
  • Exhibition opens February 20 – work commences
  • car painting
  • gallery reception
    • Reception/unveiling Thursday March 8, 6 – 8 party

PHASE 3

  • documentation
    • time-lapse photography
    • book
    • Ongoing additional drawings, statements etc
  • social media
  • marketing
  • Alumni office, etc.

 

What happens to the car afterward?