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Introduction to Interior Design

at New York School of Interior Design - Upper East Side
170 E 70th St, New York, New York 10021

This course is intended for people who are considering a career in interior design. It provides a broad introduction to the profession and an overview of the education and requisite skills. The emphasis of this course is residential, a branch of interior design that typically includes specialties such as kitchens, bathrooms, home offices and custom...


6 sessions

Art History Series

at Queensborough Community College - Bayside
222-05 56th Ave, Bayside, New York 11364

American Artists of the Late 19th & Early 20th Century: American Impressionism - The Ten - The Ashcan School  Mondays @ 7-8:30pm Register for Each @ $30 (1.5 hours) Register for All Four @ $100 (6 hours)  M1: February 26  The Ten (Part 1): John Twachtman, J. Alden Weir, Thomas Dewing, Edward Simmons, Joseph DeCamp, Americans at...

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Intro to the History of Art: Ancient to Late Medieval

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

This course surveys the history of painting, sculpture and architecture from the Ancient World to the creative achievements of artisans and master builders in France in the late medieval period. The course includes a visit to the Metropolitan Museum.


6 sessions

Monday Mar 26th, 10:30am

The Ramayana: Myth and Conflict

at Brooklyn Institute for Social Research - Williamsburg
381 Hooper St, Brooklyn, New York 11211

An ancient epic and foundational text for a great variety of peoples, the Ramayana has had a lasting influence on everything from popular art to classical South Asian thought to contemporary Hindu politics. The Ramayana tells the sweeping story of the exile and return of the ruler Rama from the kingdom of Ayodhya. Rama’s adventures—including the...


4 sessions

Tuesday Apr 3rd, 6:30pm

NCIDQ Practicum Exam Preparation

at New York School of Interior Design - Upper East Side
170 E 70th St, New York, New York 10021

This course prepares candidates for the NCIDQ exam by exploring test-taking techniques and strategies, and providing an understanding of the test objectives.  In each class, students take exams simulating the NCIDQ exam followed by review, analysis and explanations of the various questions and answers. NYSID graduates of degree programs may take...


2 sessions

Saturday Mar 24th, 9:30am

Introduction to Color (3 Sessions)

at Trestle Workshops - Greenwood
850 3rd Ave 4th Fl Ste 411, Brooklyn, New York 11232

In this three-class workshop, students will create class exercises in class that will become homework. Using acrylic paint, students will learn how to create exact matches in hue, intensity, values, complimentary colors, and opposite values and intensities.  Q&A Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one? A: No, but you will have time to...


3 sessions

Wednesday Jun 6th, 6:30pm

Origin of Color

at Center for Book Arts - Flatiron
28 W 27th St 3rd Floor, New York, New York 10001

Many color names hint the color’s origins. Sienna is earth from the area of Sienna, Italy. Sap green really does contain sap. Burnt umber really is heated.  During this workshop we will learn the basic processes for making traditional pigments. We will levigate earth, grind malachite stones, make colors from vegetable sources, and precipitate...


2 sessions

Saturday Apr 21st, 10am

Many Voices of American Art

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Art historian Rena Tobey gives a four-week interactive lecture series on American artists whose works show the diversity of our history and identity. A Changing World for Men After the Civil War Finding Her Way – Urban Women's Experience from 1850 to 1950 African-American Artist Voices Rise Immigrant Issues Then and Now


4 sessions

Wednesday Apr 11th, 10am

Color Through the Eyes of the Modern Artist

at Fashion Institute of Technology - Chelsea
227 W 27th St, New York, New York 10001

This course examines the great variety in, and significance of, the use of color in the work of selected modern and contemporary artists, including Impressionists, Neo-Impressionists, Van Gogh, Gauguin, Fauves, German Expressionists, Picasso, Matisse, Kandinsky, Mondrian, Abstract Expressionists, Color Field painters, and Op artists. Be inspired in...


6 sessions

Tuesday Apr 10th, 6pm

Teaching the Holocaust through Art and Artifacts

at The Jewish Museum - Upper East Side
1109 5th Ave, New York, New York 10128

In observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day and in partnership with POV— the acclaimed independent documentary series on PBS—join us for a workshop focusing on teaching World War II and the Holocaust through works of art.  View the Academy award nominated short, Joe’s Violin, which chronicles the friendship between a Holocaust...

Thursday Apr 12th, 4pm

Color Theory

at Baruch College - CAPS

Understand primary, secondary, tertiary, and analogous colors, and how they fit into the complementary color circle.  Learn about hue, value, and intensity and how these terms translate to the Adobe suite of graphic design software. Students will work from digital color palettes, mix acrylic paints to see how colors affect each other and explore...


5 sessions

Monday Jun 25th, 6:15pm

Developing the Conceptual Framework of Your Artwork

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

This workshop, using critiques and group exercises, will introduce students to unlocking potentially compelling theoretical or conceptual elements inside their artwork and art practice. We will be talking about some archetypal ways contemporary artists make their art more conceptual. We will overview identity based art practices, innovative process...


5 sessions

Monday Apr 23rd, 6pm

Composition and Design in Color Values

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

Throughout the history of art, artists have manipulated paint in many different personal and interesting ways. This intensive workshop will focus on studying the composition of value and color in oil painting, with a choice of painting directly all prima, or by using a layered grisaille underpainting to depict flesh in extremely interesting ways. ...


5 sessions

Monday May 7th, 1:30pm

Theory and Practice in the Arts

at New York School of the Arts - Upper East Side
315 E 62nd St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10065

Develop the ability to view and critique art, awakening your capacity to understand artwork of different cultures, periods, and styles. In addition, you’ll learn how to develop a portfolio from the point of view of a gallery dealer, including materials, cover letters, content statements, and CDs.  Visits to museums and galleries, as well as...


4 sessions

Thursday Jul 12th, 11am

Introduction to Plein Air Painting in Oil

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

The qualities of fugitive light and shifting atmospheric conditions in the landscape make “plein air” the most challenging type of painting. The need to work quickly requires that the technique and approach adopted be distinct from studio painting.  This short workshop will focus on the formal elements of spatial construction in a carefully...


2 sessions

Saturday May 12th, 10am