Painting: Color, Scale, Mark, + Form
Course No. PTG 241-341-441 Credits: 3.0
Prerequisite(s) Intro to Painting: Painting History: 1828-Present
Figurative', 'abstract', 'conceptual', 'non-objective', 'romantic landscape", "post-modern", "Bob Ross-ian", paintings all have an underlying structure. This studio course examines how the specificity of color, scale, mark and shape form and affect a painting's content. Students will be encouraged to focus on their own body of work while exploring issues of content within the themes of the class through the investigation of their own studio practice, as well as looking at and analyzing the work of other painters and artists throughout history. This course will be of particular interest to students in painting, drawing, + printmaking. This course is open to all students with the prerequisite of Intro to Painting or with the permission of the instructor.
Gary D. Sampson
Professor of Art + Design History/Chair of Liberal Arts
Gary Sampson teaches art and design history and theory at the Institute. He is also adjunct in art history and...more
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