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Working in Series: The Interdisciplinary Connection Between Drawing and the Hand-Printed Image

Listed in: Art and the History of Art, as ARHA-319

Faculty

Betsey A. Garand (Section 01)

Description

An investigation of ideas into the development of visual imagery focusing on series of works utilizing drawing and printmaking.  Contemporary and historical references of artists' series of works will be studied in conjunction with students' individual projects, culminating in a final project consisting of a cohesive, visual body of work. Experimentation of conceptual and technical boundaries will be encouraged and explored. Discussion and critiques will be held regularly in both group and individual formats. Visual work will include a wide variety of drawing media, including, but not limited to traditional methods. The techniques of intaglio and relief printmaking will be used in combination with and concurrent to the drawn images. 

Requisite: Introductory level Drawing or Printmaking I or permission of the instructor. Limited to 10 students. Fall semester. Senior Resident Artist Garand.

If Overenrolled: Priority will be given to art majors, seniors, then art majors from the 5-college consortium

Keywords

Artistic Practice

Offerings

2017-18: Offered in Fall 2017
Other years: Offered in Spring 2016