PSAM

2705

Anatomy and Perspective for Visual Storytellers

Parsons School of Design: Art, Media & Technology

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Anatomy and Perspective

Fall 2019

Taught By: Gavin Spielman

Section: A

CRN: 3606

Credits: 3

In this course students will build upon their drawing skills in object and spatial description. Special attention will be given to surface anatomy of the human figure with an overview of historical techniques for inventing figures and using them to dramatize stories. The course will also deal with systems of perspective used to create the spatial drama central to visual storytelling. Exercises will be structured around narrative problems using the human figure, animals and inanimate objects in fully imagined environments.

Open to: All university undergraduate students.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art, Media & Technology (PSAM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Waitlist*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 4:45pm 6/18/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/28/2019 - 12/11/2019

Anatomy and Perspective

Spring 2019

Taught By: Nathan Bond and Gavin Spielman

Section: A

CRN: 3766

Credits: 3

In this course students will build upon their drawing skills in object and spatial description. Special attention will be given to surface anatomy of the human figure with an overview of historical techniques for inventing figures and using them to dramatize stories. The course will also deal with systems of perspective used to create the spatial drama central to visual storytelling. Exercises will be structured around narrative problems using the human figure, animals and inanimate objects in fully imagined environments.

Open to: All university undergraduate students.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art, Media & Technology (PSAM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 4:47pm 6/18/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 804

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019