ARTS 546 (01) - Painting Design I: Perceptual Painting and Color Theory

Painting Design I

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   16  
CRN: 10017
Color is the central formal issue in painting. This course explores in some detail all basic aspects of color, introducing color terms and examining the meaning of color contrast. Students become familiar with the color wheel and perform color-mixing assignments. Ideas about color are related to paintings done in class based on a variety of subjects. Students receive training on the essential vocabulary of color (as well as materials, techniques, etc.). Lectures on great colorist, critiques and outside assignments are also featured as part of the studio routine of this course.
Section Comments: STUDENTS REGISTERING FOR ARTS 546 MUST HAVE COMPLETED ARTS 532, INTRO DRAWING.
Prerequisite(s): ARTS 532 with minimum grade of C-
Instructors: Brian Chu

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 9:10am - 12:00pm PCAC A301