Joseph Kameen Portrait Painting

Figure Drawing

Location: ETH 141

Meeting Time: TBD

Price: $120.00 for 6 classes

Course Dates: TBD

Course Description: The depiction of the body has preoccupied artists throughout history, both as a challenge and as a means for expression. Figure Drawing is a studio art course that will allow students to explore various approaches to representing the nude figure, focusing on direct observation of live models. Lectures will cover topics such as achieving accurate proportions and depicting form, as well as discussions of technique, materials, and anatomy. Students will also receive personal feedback on their work and progress. All levels of experience are welcome.

*No prior experience is needed. Bring your own supplies. 

Portrait Workshop

Location: ETH 141

Meeting Time: Mondays & Wednesdays, 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Price: Monday & Wednesday: $100 | Only Wednesday Classes: $50 

Course Dates: June 3, 2019 - June 26, 2019

Course Description: This is a four week course. Mondays will feature lectures and demonstrations, followed by guided portrait sessions working directly from a model. On Wednesdays, the instructor will offer group and individual critiques of work in progress, and attendees will be able to work and receive feedback on personal projects. Guided assignments will be available for those who want them, and all levels of experience are welcome. Lectures will focus on painting in oils, but the concepts presented will be pertinent to any medium, and attendees may work in any medium they wish.

*No prior experience is needed. Bring your own supplies.

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Instructor Bio: Joseph Kameen is joining the Department of Fine and Performing Arts this fall as Assistant Professor of Art. Joseph received his BFA in painting and sculpture from Boston University, and his MFA in painting from Indiana University Bloomington. He features the human figure heavily in his drawings and paintings, which use narrative imagery to consider our everyday relationship with unanswerable questions. He has exhibited and curated nationally, including shows at The Painting Center and Janet Kurnatowski Gallery in New York.

Joseph Kameen in studio