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Goals: To build upon knowledge and experience gained in ART 1540 Beginning Painting. The aesthetic elements of line, color, texture, shape, tension, etc. on a two-dimensional surface are developed. To continue to understand that painting is a process and discipline linked to art historical discourse. Content: Oil paints will be the central medium of the class. The course is structured and importance is place on the formal elements of design: color, surface, composition, and space. The emphasis is on learning to see objectively, be it from still-life set ups, landscape, or no objective studies. The artistic and art historical concerns and choices are stressed. Critiques are an important part of the class. Taught: Annually, spring term Prerequisite: ART 1540 or permission of instructor. Credits: 4
Wykes, Andrew, "ART3540-01.Intermediate Painting.Sp16.Wykes,Andrew" (2016). Historic Syllabi -- full text access limited to internal Hamline administrative staff only. 6488.