NYU Steinhardt

Introduction to Painting I

  • Course Number: ART-UE 0103
  • Hours: 30/60 (alt)
  • Units: 2 (Florence/ART-UE 9103)/4 (New York/ART-UE 0103)
  • Description: Basic technical & conceptual principles of painting through in-the-studio practice. The relationship between form & content (technique & concept) is informed by art history & theory. Such processes as palette orientation, paint manipulation, & canvas preparation are discussed as well as contemporary painting practices. Individual & group critiques, slide lectures, & museum & gallery visits support studio activities.
  • Old Course Number: E90.0103