PSAM
3740

Observational Painting for Storytellers

Parsons School of Design: Art, Media & Technology

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Majors Only
Observational Painting
Spring 2023
Taught By: Pedro Cuni
Section: A

CRN: 5405

Credits: 3

This six-hour course is devoted to building your skills in observational painting from life. Working directly from models and still-life arrangements, emphasis will be placed on recording firsthand visual experience using a range of opaque and transparent paint media. Projects will focus on the problems of seeing and describing fully realized forms situated in space as revealed through set lighting. The techniques of representational painting developed in this course can be applied to the full-range of text-image storytelling forms studied across the Illustration program.

Open to: University undergraduate students, juniors & seniors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art, Media & Technology (PSAM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 10:54pm EST 1/29/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Friday
Times: 12:10pm - 5:50pm
Building: Parsons 2 W 13th
Room: 1104
Date Range: 1/27/2023 - 5/12/2023
Observational Painting
Fall 2022
Taught By: Gustave Blache III
Section: A

CRN: 14509

Credits: 3

This six-hour course is devoted to building your skills in observational painting from life. Working directly from models and still-life arrangements, emphasis will be placed on recording firsthand visual experience using a range of opaque and transparent paint media. Projects will focus on the problems of seeing and describing fully realized forms situated in space as revealed through set lighting. The techniques of representational painting developed in this course can be applied to the full-range of text-image storytelling forms studied across the Illustration program.

Open to: University undergraduate students, juniors & seniors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art, Media & Technology (PSAM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: December 18, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 10:54pm EST 1/29/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Wednesday
Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm
Building: 66 5th Ave
Room: 709
Date Range: 8/31/2022 - 12/14/2022