Mandatory BFA show meeting
Thursday, November 2nd
In the Gallery Lounge
All students will be required to turn in a CD. This is the SAME CD that will be
required for your Professional Practices Class. Specifications are below:
CD for Assessment and for the BFA show (required!)
The specifications below are for the Digital Asset Manegment
(DAM) system. The same CD will be
used for the BFA show.
The CD will contain 10 images (specifications below), an
Excel file, and an optional Quicktime file for time based work. The Quicktime movie could be a real
time screen grab of an interactive work, an animation or video of a linear
work, or an installation. You
still need images for time based work.
files should be in TIFF format. Though DAM prefers TIFF files, they can
accept jpeg and PDF too. TIFF files are more │flexible.▓
acceptable file size is 25 MB (no bigger than 300 DPI – 8▓x 10▓ or
2400 x 3000 pixels) though files can and probably should be quite a bit
is acceptable. Quicktime format, compression for a CD.
- On the
same CD, │metadata▓ should be provided for each piece in one separate
Excel file (using columns) with information on each piece located in a
to be included will consist of – student╣s name, class (indicate which PP course), instructor, title of piece, medium, size
or duration or NA or variable,
creation date, notes (ie,
what are we seeing, a screen grab? A screen shot?) copyright holder (use generic term │the artist.▓ Student should also indicate with
a yes or no permission to download.