Summer and Fall 2020 continuing education classes are being taught remotely. Studio classes have live remote meetings. Basic requirements to take a class are an internet connection, computer, and an internet linked camera (like a cell phone). Most classes will be hosted through Zoom or MassArt Moonami. For specific course requirements, contact the CE office at ce@massart.edu or your instructor. Fall classes are still being added--check again soon.

Painting students are part of an intense working environment where they can pursue their own direction. Painting courses and workshops encourage diverse practice and foster independent creative thinking and making. Students are part of a unique learning environment that allows for independent thought as well as collaboration and critique.

For students who want an intensive day-long studio experience that provides individual instruction. Students work within a continuum from realism to abstraction, and formal concerns are emphasized and tied to personal expression. Includes use of the model. Class critiques, slide talks and field trips enrich the painting experience. Some painting … Read more

Start Date

06/02

Meeting Day

Tue and Thu

End Date

07/23

Faculty

Sharon Dunn

Time

Credits

6

For students who want an intensive day-long studio experience that provides individual instruction. Students work within a continuum from realism to abstraction, and formal concerns are emphasized and tied to personal expression. Includes use of the model. Class critiques, slide talks and field trips enrich the painting experience. Some painting … Read more

Start Date

06/02

Meeting Day

Tue and Thu

End Date

07/23

Faculty

Sharon Dunn

Time

9am–6pm

Credits

6

For students who want an intensive day-long studio experience that provides individual instruction. Students work within a continuum from realism to abstraction, and formal concerns are emphasized and tied to personal expression. Includes use of the model. Class critiques, slide talks and field trips enrich the painting experience. Some painting … Read more

Start Date

06/02

Meeting Day

Tue and The

End Date

07/23

Faculty

Sharon Dunn

Time

9am–6pm

Credits

6

Good drawing skills and painting go hand-in-hand. This sequential course begins by covering basic drawing principles with an eye towards creating successful underdrawings and compositions. Using still life as subject matter, we will then explore aspects of the indirect painting method based on Flemish painting techniques. Discussions, examples, and demos … Read more

Start Date

06/08

Meeting Day

Mon-Thu

End Date

06/25

Faculty

Santiago Hernandez

Time

9am–2:30pm

Credits

3

This intensive drawing workshop is designed to take students on an extended observational journey into the natural world. Working directly from life we will study forms found in nature, investigating the specific geometries, shapes and colors found in the landscape. We will focus on trying to represent both macro and micro landscapes, and … Read more

Start Date

07/20

Meeting Day

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

End Date

08/06

Faculty

Marguerite White

Time

9am–3pm

Credits

3

This course is designed to de-mystify abstract art through a series of exercises and projects that focus on line, shape, color, and texture. Abstract drawing and painting represent a shift from recording the visible to expressing our impressions of what we see. The possibilities of finding inspiration for abstract works … Read more

Start Date

08/10

Meeting Day

Mon-Thu

End Date

08/19

Faculty

Santiago Hernandez

Time

9am–2:30pm

Credits

0