NYU Steinhardt

Introduction to Drawing I

  • Course Number: ART-UE 0101
  • Hours: 30/60 (alt)
  • Units: 2 (Florence/ART-UE 9101)/4 (New York/ART-UE 0101)
  • Description: Basic materials & methods of drawing. It combines perceptual learning with initial conceptual basics for drawing. This includes line usage, shape inventing, size differentiating, brightness contrast, location & overlap. Students will develop the skill to discuss their drawings as well as the drawings of others, & learn to observe & empathize with the genres of landscape, still-life, & figure. Individual & group critiques, slide lectures, & museum & gallery visits support studio activities.
  • Old Course Number: E90.0101