Art Education; Sep2016, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p7-13, 7p
ART education -- Social aspects, ART education, ART teaching methodology, ART & society, RAPID prototyping, THREE-dimensional printing, and COMPUTER network resources
In this article, the author reflects upon his work creating and teaching an art education lesson plan that focused upon socially engaged design, assistive technologies and digital fabrications. Particular focus is given to how the lesson plan developed asked students to partake in digital fabrication and the creation of prosthetics. Additional topics discussed include socially engaged art practice, three-dimensional printing and various organizations focused upon digital fabrication including Thinking Robot Studios and Limbitless Solutions.