PSAM

3740

Observational Painting for Storytellers

Parsons School of Design: Art, Media & Technology

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Observational Painting

Spring 2020

Taught By: Carol Peligian

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)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Open*

*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: 8:27pm 9/22/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Friday

Times: 12:10pm - 5:50pm

Building:

Room:

Date Range: 1/24/2020 - 5/8/2020

Observational Painting

Fall 2019

Taught By: Lauren Gregory

Section: A

CRN: 2810

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)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Open*

*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: 8:27pm 9/22/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 904

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