Painting Studio: Junior


Start Date





Kennedy 304-306

End Date


Meeting Day

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thurdays



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 and drawing experience is helpful, but not required.

MASSART BFA STUDENTS Please seek departmental approval if you want to use the credits for this course toward your major.

This on campus class meets with the instructor Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9am-1pm.  Students are expected to work in their assigned studio spaces (assignments will be made on the first day of class, May 20).

Outside of Class Time Access Hours

Monday – Thursday – 7am to 7pm access (including class times and Wednesdays when there is no class)
Fridays – 7am to 1pm access (taking into account summer half-day Fridays and significantly fewer staff on those days)

This class has already begun.

Dara Morgenstern

Dara Morgenstern is an artist from Los Angeles, currently based in Boston. Her work investigates the magical potential of illusory pictorial space through paintings, drawings, and site-specific installations. She holds an MFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design and a BFA from ArtCenter College of Design. Her work has been exhibited in the United … Read more