This course begins with a focus on life painting, working with models in the studio. Further skills in drawing and oil painting are developed using both observational and interpretive approaches to colour and composition. This project fosters integration of material practice with growing conceptual and art historical knowledge. Studio Theory provides a conceptual, historical and contemporary context for this studio project through lectures and student presentations. 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:
- Competently utilise a range of skills relevant to figurative painting in response to this Painting Workshop project;
- Explore the potential of material/s used in this Painting Workshop project;
- Investigate the inventive application of concepts and processes relevant to figurative painting;
- Engage with historical and theoretical contexts relevant to this Painting project.
Indicative AssessmentBody of studio work (80%) [LO 1, 2, 3],
Drawing, research, visual diary (20%) [LO 1, 2, 3, 4]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks: lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice; and b) 82 hours of independent studio practice, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3515||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|