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Color Theory

at The New School -

Discover color and its implications for designers and artists. Study ideas of space and the use of color to solve spatial problems. Look at color harmony and the way colors interact, as well as color qualities and combinations. Online students must have access to a scanner.  Prerequisites: None What you will learn: The different aspects of...

Monday Aug 29th, 9am - 5pm Eastern Time

  (9 sessions)

9 sessions

Abstract Painting Critique and Discussion (Int/Adv)

at 92nd Street Y -

Abstract Painting Critique and Discussion (Intermediate/Advanced) This online course will provide students with a forum to show and discuss their studio work for technical and conceptual feedback. These critiques will be supplemented through presentations and discussions on historical artists’ images, customized to hue with the work presented...

Wednesday Sep 21st, 7pm - 9:30pm Eastern Time

  (6 sessions)

6 sessions

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Anatomy of a Portrait

at Penumbra Foundation -

This workshop considers the possibilities of the photographic portrait and identifies several modalities prolific in portrait making throughout history. Drawing on a range of materials as impetus, including art criticism, fiction writing, essays, poems and short stories this eight-week online program will consist of group discussions, creative play...

Wednesday Sep 7th, 6pm - 8pm Eastern Time

  (16 sessions)

16 sessions

The Female Body Revealed and Concealed Workshop

at New York Academy of Art -

This workshop will examine representations of the female body throughout art history, including religious and allegorical subjects, historic figures, anatomical subjects, and individuals in media and popular culture. How have framings of the female body changed over time and what threads have carried through different generations? Join artist and...

Monday Aug 22nd, 6:30pm - 8pm Eastern Time

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Essential Drawing Course for Beginners

at Prima Materia Institute -

Learn all the drawing fundamentals that will help you draw realistically and convincingly. This drawing course includes 12 online classes. The classes take place in real-time every Tuesday at 6:30pm Pacific Time via Zoom. The Essential Drawing Course for Beginners covers 12 crucial topics every beginner artist needs to know. You'll be exposed to a...

Tuesday Aug 16th, 6:30pm - 8pm Pacific Time

  (12 sessions)

12 sessions

Crafting Compelling Visual Narrative

at Los Angeles Center of Photography -

The Provocative Photograph: Crafting Compelling Visual Narratives Have you ever connected with a photograph on a psychological or visceral level? It’s possible you may not even be aware of it. Great photographs often connect with our subconscious, producing a response that although pleasing to the eye, resonates deeper under the surface. This...

Monday Sep 12th, 10am - 12pm Pacific Time

  (6 sessions)

6 sessions

Artist as Subject: Strategies of Self-Portraiture

at Los Angeles Center of Photography -

How do we make an image of ourselves that moves beyond simple description? What elevates a self-portrait into the realm of narrative or universal? How can we use our own bodies to illustrate a concept or an idea? This class will help students answer these questions and more by studying the history and techniques of self-portraiture, shooting at home,...

Thursday Nov 3rd, 9am - 11am Pacific Time

  (6 sessions)

6 sessions

Self-Publish & Design Your Own Photo Book - Level I

at Los Angeles Center of Photography -

There is a rich history of self-published authors including Ernest Hemingway, Stephen King and Mark Twain. Now that artists are able to produce their own hardcover and softcover books online at a relatively low cost, self-publishing has become a popular alternative for photographers. This workshop will cover the basic principles of designing your...

Saturday Nov 5th, 9am - 12pm Pacific Time

  (4 sessions)

4 sessions

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The History of Photography

at Los Angeles Center of Photography -

The Los Angeles Center of Photography is thrilled to produce an ongoing series on the history of photography. The series, typically offered the third Tuesday of each month, will be divided into the genres of photography. This year features lectures on notable Black and Women photographers in history, Street Photography, Still Life, Landscape and Documentary....

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Architecture for the Arts

at 92nd Street Y -

Join art historian and museum educator Joseph Tokumasu Field to examine innovative architecture designed and built as homes for the arts. Considering the important intersections between architects and the institutions that commission them, this three-week course explores some of the most exciting spaces ever designed to experience the arts. Students...

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3 sessions

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Cabaret Conversations

at 92nd Street Y -

Award winning cabaret performer and member of the 92Y Music Faculty, Michael Kirk Lane curates a series of conversations about the art form of cabaret in New York City. Welcoming performers, directors, and journalists, these conversations will delve into the history and current state of this unique performance style. Each conversation will also include...

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Death Inspires Life Workshop (Online)

at New York Academy of Art -

Why do artists study anatomy? Is it any different from the medical study of anatomy? Join artist, doctor, and independent scholar Allison Hill-Edgar for her fascinating lecture and discussion workshop exploring the history of anatomical representation and how art and medicine have been closely intertwined and often interdependent. Whereas in the Renaissance,...

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Art Seminar: Knowing Art (Ages 16+)

at Evanston Art Center -

Use this time at home to clarify your understanding of art movements, themes, artists and art forms throughout history. Learn the chronology and the connection between art and the historical, cultural and political context in which it was made. Each week will be a different lecture covering a specific subject presented through a slide show and thematic...

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12 sessions

Recent Histories: Survey of Photography from 2000–2020

at StrudelmediaLive -

The last twenty years have brought enormous change to the medium of photography. From large-scale color documentary work that prevailed through the early 2000s, to photo conceptualism, experiments with materiality, and new reflexive modes of addressing race and gender identity, the past two decades have presented a panoply of themes and material expressions...

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5 sessions

History of Photography

at Houston Center for Photography - Online Online Classroom, Houston, Texas 00000

This class dives into photography’s journey for its roots to the present day. The 19th century covers the inception of photography: the inventors, processes, rapid growth, the American Civil War, and the post-war years up until about 1900. The early 20th century covers Modernism and its photographers between 1900 – 1960. The late 20th century...

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3 sessions

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