share this

Admitted students: submit your tuition deposit
Get started here.
Share This Search
Cinematheque

Academics . Continuing Education + Community Outreach . Courses

Continuing Education + Community Outreach Courses

Systems Drawing

Course No. DRG 360-460  Credits: 3.0
Faculty Christian Wulffen | Lane Cooper

This course will investigate the means by which various systems of drawing and representation function as methods of communication. How do historical, cultural and social contexts frame an artist's ability to send messages through their work? And, like in a game of telephone, in any system of communication it is inevitable that potential problems may occur- misunderstandings, errors, and falsehoods. Can these absorbed into the content of the work? Illusionistic, abstract, allegorical, diagrammatic, mathematical and idiosyncratic systems of drawing and representation will be investigated through this course, through studio practice, readings, critique and in-class discussion. Required of all junior Drawing majors.

TEACHER workshops

TEACHER workshops

April 22, 2017

Our Spring TEACHER workshops offer a wide variety of professional development and art-making opportunities for K-12 educators.

Meet Your Faculty view all

Jessica Howard

Jessica Howard

Continuing Education + Community Outreach Coordinator

Cores + Connections

Our connections are your connections.

While at CIA, you'll learn from the masters through our rigorous, world-class curriculum and connect with working professionals to begin your career.

Read More

Support CIA

Show the world creativity matters: make a gift to the annual fund.

Read More

2017 Commencement

Commencement will begin at noon on Saturday, May 20, at the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Read More

Cores + Connections

Creating. Connecting. Building better futures.