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.

Contemporary Drawing: Intercultural Approaches


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This online course features the following types of interaction:

  • Live meetings
  • Live critiques
What does it mean to be a practicing artist in today’s world? Explore classical and contemporary art movements, including western and eastern, and issues and ideas in art. Learn about living and historical artists in the international art world and develop skills in visual research using personal memoirs and/or sociocultural factors in your life. The course begins with drawing and painting materials on two-dimensional surfaces and expands into relief and three-dimensions by experimenting with mixed media and assemblage. Students develop their artistic content from personal research and by their choices of visual processes and forms. Subject matter varies from historical events to current issues.  Prerequisites: Basic drawing and painting highly recommended or permission of instructor.

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Yo Ahn Han is a visual artist (painter), originally from the Republic of Korea, whose work has been shown internationally, in the United States, South Korea, and the Netherlands. Recent solo shows include “My Princess, Bari” at ART MORA Gallery in New York and “Dreaming Universe” at the Institute of Russian Healing Arts in Boston. … Read more