Explores classical and contemporary approaches to figure painting. Provides foundation of painting principles in oil and acrylic using live models as well as photography and digital manipulations. Issues related to the body in contemporary art practices, art theory, and contemporary painting practices will be discussed and used as a catalyst for the painting process.
Satisfies a major requirement in Art.
Students entering 2012 and after: satisfies Visual and Performing Arts distribution requirement.
Students entering before 2012: satisfies fine arts distribution requirement.
Prerequisite to Advanced Painting, ART 303.