Contemporary Artists: Outside the Circle @ArtLab Fall ’11

September 28th – Wed 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM (10 week course)
Learn about contemporary art.  Students will learn to investigate works while creating a project of their own based upon that artist’s work.  Mixed media, paint, collage, drawing and printmaking techniques will be used.  This class will explore contemporary artists that students might not be familiar with: Eva Hesse, Kiki Smith, William Kentridge, Viola Frey and Robert Motherwell.

Art Crit Group @ArtLab Fall ’11

September 27th – Tues 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM – 10 week course
For artists working on a body of work, and would like to focus a discussion around their ideas. Artists needing help to move forward with their ideas or push their work in a new direction. Also will discuss current shows in the NYC area as well as newspaper and magazine reviews.

Monotype Prints @ArtLab Fall ’11

October 5th, 12th & 19th  – Wed 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM – 3 week workshop
Learn to create unique one-of-a-kind prints using drawing, painting and collage. Effects range from the beauty of watercolor washes to the excitement of prints. Explore multiple plate printing, layering color, brushwork, imprinting and embossing. Easy and non-intimidating for the beginner and challenging for the advanced artist. We will learn to pull prints by hand as well as with the aid of a press.  Materials supplied.