PSAM

3740

Observational Painting for Storytellers

Parsons School of Design: Art, Media & Technology

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Observational Painting

Spring 2021

Taught By: Ellen Evjen

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

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: 8:38pm 7/12/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Friday

Times: 12:10pm - 5:50pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1104

Date Range: 1/22/2021 - 5/7/2021

Observational Painting

Fall 2020

Taught By: Emily Barnett

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: Online (DL)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 15

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

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

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: 8:37pm 7/12/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 2:40pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1104

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