This studio-based course explores the extensive range of materials, tools, mediums and techniques used by contemporary painters. Students will enhance and extend their practice by experimenting with new materials and considering the ways in which the material qualities of their painting contributes to the meaning or effect of the work. A range of techniques will be demonstrated by artists, technicians and representatives from paint manufacturers. Occupational health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate a knowledge of a wide range of processes, techniques and materials of painting;
- Apply appropriate painting skills and knowledge to the development of their individual studio work;
- Experiment with working processes by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively;
- Reflect on the role of materiality in the generation of meaning and affect in painting.
Indicative AssessmentBody of studio work (80%) [LO 1, 2, 3, 4],
Research and visual diary (20%) [LO 1, 3, 4]
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Workload4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 6 hours per week independent studio practice.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3128||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|