Core: Elements of Art

Instructor: Christopher Madden
Description: This course introduces students to classical and contemporary techniques and concepts, with emphasis on the understanding of its formal language and the fundamentals of artistic expression. Color theory, linear perspective, pictorial composition, figure/ground relationships, visual perception, spatial concepts, and critical thinking skills will all be emphasized extensively. We will study and research major styles and movements in historical context. Demonstrations and group and individual critiques will be given throughout the course.
Dates: September 9-October 28
Day: Mondays
Time: 10:00 AM-12:30 PM
Number of Sessions: 8
Age: 16 and older
Cost: $185 ($160 member)