Art History Classes New York

384 classes

Follow

following this category

  • Day or Time
  • Level
  • Neighborhood
  • Price
  • Age
  • Availability
  • Date:
    Starts on
    Ends by
    Times:
    Days:
    Close
  • Skill Level:
    Close
  • Neighborhoods:
    Close
  • Price:
    $0 $3,000

    Currently viewing classes from:
    $0 to $3000

    Close
  • Availability:
    Close

Art History Classes Coming up in New York

Rhythms of Korea

at The Korea Society - Midtown East
950 3rd Ave 8th Fl, New York, New York 10022

Try your hand at the rhythms of Korea in this new drumming series. Participants explore Korea’s percussion heritage through six sessions of hands-on instruction guided by percussionist Brian Chae. This workshop series focuses on samulnori, a type of pungmul or folk music. Samulnori means “four objects play.” The four objects are: kwaenggwari...

$180

6 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(8)

Art History: Unpack (Action Objects)

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side
466 Grand St, New York, New York 10002

This workshop series draws from the intersecting histories of performance art and object making. From Allan Kaprow’s Happenings in 1957 to Adrian Piper’s street performances, from contemporary performative poetry to Internet-based live practices, develop new ways of making.  Classes will begin with studio based exercises developing art objects....

$130

4 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

Be first to know about new art history classes

Add this topic and we'll let you know about new classes, trending topics and last minute discounts

Follow

Street Art in the Latin World

at Fluent City - Bushwick
538 Johnson Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11237

With a rich street culture, prolific muralism, and elaborate city festivals, taking one’s creative  spirit to the streets is a long lasting practice in Latin America. The colorful and vibrant street  art of the region is amongst the most exciting in the world. In this workshop, you will learn about the history and origins of street art...

$40
No Upcoming Schedules
(80)

Possibilities and Limitations of Using Arts in Therapy

at NY Creative Arts Therapists - Greenpoint
33 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

This course will examine the clinical implications of incorporating the arts in therapy, with particular attention to the dynamics that occur when a therapist materially participates in assigning or directing tasks, offering art materials, interacting with the client to set-up or clean-up, and being asked to lend a hand or offer an opinion about a...

$200
No Upcoming Schedules
(1)

History of Erotic Art

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights
190 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

When does art cross the line from nudity into eroticism? In this class, we'll discuss various works of art featuring the nude form, from prehistoric to modern, and discover what exactly makes a painting obscene and sexual as opposed to just sensual and depicting the human body. Finally, we will determine whether or not these works were seen as “too...

$8
No Upcoming Schedules
(469)

Art Theory: The Videopoem

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side
466 Grand St, New York, New York 10002

This class introduces students to the videopoem, an emerging genre that mixes visual art with words that thrives online. Participants will look at the history of the videopoem from its forerunners in works from William Blake and Jan Svankmajer to the work of modern masters like Bianca Stone and Joshua Mulligan.  Brainstorm ways to pair visual...

$20
No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

The School of Making Thinking - Drawing and Knowledge

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side
466 Grand St, New York, New York 10002

The School of Making Thinking is an artist/thinker residency program, an experimental college, and a nomadic investigation in intentional living. The mission is to create a unique environment where participants are able to develop a creative practice that challenges disciplinary conventions of art-making, thinking and living.  DRAWING AND KNOWLEDGE ...

$180

6 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

A Brief History of the Art World

at National Academy School of Fine Arts - Upper East Side
5 E 89th St, New York, New York 10128

In this three-part course, students will investigate the history of art from the point of view of the art world. During the first part, students will learn about the history of collections, from the “wunderkammern” to the birth of the museum, and the emergence of galleries from their beginnings to the contemporary art scene.  Part two will...

$250
No Upcoming Schedules
(106)

Ayurveda: Fundamentals and History

Special School Offer!
20% Off Bhagavat Life Gift Cards! Learn More >

at Bhagavat Life - East Village
25 1st Ave 5th Fl, New York, New York 10003

Join this workshop that is focused on giving the beginner to the advanced person, who has some knowledge of Ayurveda, a comprehensive understanding of the history of Ayurveda and how this "sacred science of life" affects every aspect of our lives. It will include how herbal remedies, diet and lifestyle have an ongoing affect in every aspect of our...

$75
No Upcoming Schedules
(16)

Art Theory: Not Nouveau

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side
466 Grand St, New York, New York 10002

An experiment in contemporary ornamentation, Not Nouveau will be both a discussion and a studio for investigating ornamentation in contemporary art and culture. Over the course of three sessions, we will explore transitions in modern art and architecture between ornamentation and structure and consider the place of ornamentation today through text,...

$120

3 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

The School of Making Thinking - Wound Dwelling

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side
466 Grand St, New York, New York 10002

The School of Making Thinking is an artist/thinker residency program, an experimental college, and a nomadic investigation in intentional living. The mission is to create a unique environment where participants are able to develop a creative practice that challenges disciplinary conventions of art-making, thinking and living.   WOUND DWELLING:...

$180

8 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

Art History: Taking Buildings Down

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side
466 Grand St, New York, New York 10002

Has there ever been a building that you thought was terrible and should be torn down? Conversely, have you ever been saddened when a developer knocked down a beautiful structure and in its place, constructed something offensive?  Taking Buildings Down is a course that explores the history of urban development through the lens of building removal....

$180

8 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

CourseHorse Gift Card

The CourseHorse Gift Card can be used on any of the 70,000 classes on CourseHorse, comes in any denomination and never expires.

Buy a Gift Card

Dances For Solidarity

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side
466 Grand St, New York, New York 10002

Dances For Solidarity invites the public to participate in weekly letter writing workshops to incarcerated people in solitary confinement. Together the participants will devise a list of simple movement gestures that are open to interpretation and will mail this list, along with a short letter, to a variety of incarcerated people. The incarcerated...

Free

15 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

Art Theory: Playing with Perception

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side
466 Grand St, New York, New York 10002

Break down preconceived perceptions of the theatrical canon by stimulating your intuitive eye for observation and creation. This class will use collaborative exercises to reconstruct a canonized play into a fresh performance. There will be plays read, there will be plays made, and there will be much movement and play. Important Things to Note: The...

$180

8 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

A History of the Art World

at National Academy School of Fine Arts - Upper East Side
5 E 89th St, New York, New York 10128

Students will investigate the history of art from an unconventional point of view, that of the art world. During the first part, students will learn about the history of collections, from the "wunderkammern" to the birth of the museum, the coming into existence of galleries from their beginnings to the contemporary art scene.  Part two will...

$200

4 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(106)