Painting Techniques II
The American University of Rome
Area of Study
Art, Studio Art, Visual Arts
Taught In English
Pre-requisite: Introductory course in painting techniques or permission of professor. Students are responsible for all entry fees. Course fee $80.
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
OverviewThis is an intermediate level course in painting techniques ? oils, pastels (oil and soft) acrylics, collage, mixed media and small installation work. Classes are held in the Pyramid Art Studio. Some on-site visits are organized to receive stimulus from the unique Italian sense of color, composition and decorative skills, as exemplified in their vast offering of works by the great and lesser known masters. Factors such as scale, paint handling, palette choices and sources of imagery will be focused on. Attention will be given to the formal vocabulary of painting.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations