project proposal tips

  • All proposals should be at least one paragraph, using full sentences.
  • Start with a brief discussion of the concept of the project.
    • What themes/issues/ideas are you exploring/investigating in your piece?
    • How does your project address the goals of the assignment?
    • How does your piece discuss/respond/refute this aspect of contemporary art (intervention, performance, video, etc.)?
  • Describe the materials you want to use for your piece and also the form your artwork will take. Think about size, scale, proportion, materials presentation, craftsmanship, and duration!
    • How do the materials relate to the concept of the piece?
    • How will you present your piece to the class for critique?
  • Discuss the context 
    • Who is the work for? Who will encounter it online?
  • Plan ahead! 
    • How will you use your time?