Course Details

ARTF 165C Composition in Painting III

1.5 hours lecture, 4.5 hours lab, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course continues the study begun in Art 165A and 165B of oil/acrylic painting methods and techniques. Composition, color, and application of general design principles are explored at a more advanced level of creativity and sophistication. A variety of subject matter such as still life, landscapes, portraits and non-objective subjects, and a variety of stylistic approaches such as cubism, collage, realism, and expressionism are explored. The course is designed to develop students' creative abilities and critical thinking in visual terms through the use of individual assignments tailored to students' skills. The course is intended for students who are preparing for a major in art, as well as for those who wish to improve their artistic skills.

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