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Exploring Abstraction

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Exploring Abstraction

8 Session Afternoon Studio Arts Course

8 sessions from October 10 to December 5, 2024
Upcoming Session:
Thursday, October 10, 2024 - 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1E00MU
This online program is presented on Zoom.
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Materials for this program

Explore the basis of abstraction by studying color, line, and shape as they relate to composition. Learn to create exciting, innovative works of art using drawing, painting, and collage exercises designed to examine nontraditional ways of handling traditional materials and subject matter. Students are introduced to materials ranging from charcoal and ink to pastel and acrylic.

This is a process-oriented class with an emphasis on finding a more intuitive way of working. Each week, lessons are structured around the work of a different contemporary artist. Critiques and discussions help students learn. Some painting and art experience recommended for this intermediate-level class. Confident beginners are welcome to join.

Special Program Information

  • The instructor is Delna Dastur.
  • This program includes 8 sessions, 3 hours each.
  • Class will not be held on November 28.

General Information

  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction online.
  • All Studio Arts programs require an online ticket for each participant so that the instructor can provide individual attention to every student registered for the online program.
  • This program will be recorded. Please see our FAQ for recording terms and conditions.
  • Please refer to the "Materials for this program" section for any applicable supply list information and/or special documents for this program.
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