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

Spring 2021

Taught By: Faculty TBA

Section: A

CRN: 3335

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

Add/Drop Deadline: N/A
Online Withdrawal Deadline: N/A

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*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: 7:21pm 7/3/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: Academic Entrance 63 Fifth Ave

Room: 600

Date Range: 1/20/2021 - 5/5/2021

Anatomy and Perspective

Fall 2020

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

Add/Drop Deadline: September 14, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Waitlist*

*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: 7:26pm 7/3/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: 66 5th Ave

Room: 720

Date Range: 9/2/2020 - 12/16/2020