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Drawing II
DRAWING II
CLASS CODE: ART 210 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS
DEPARTMENT: ART
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

CATALOG DESCRIPTION: While referencing the Renaissance tradition, approaches to drawing outside the Rennaissance tradition are explored, including Cubism, Expressionism, Abstract Expressionism, and non-European pictorial paradigms.
DESCRIPTION: Conceptual space and the problems associated with individual expression are experienced through drawing processes that respond to the Renaissance tradition but are, by definition, different visual paradigms.
TOPICS: Non-western approaches to image making, such as drawing with the Chinese brush and Japanese style drawing in the tradition of Hokusai or Hiroshige; Cubist theory and technique; gestural drawing using the methods of the Abstract Expressionists; esploring social themes and the egocentric vision of Expressionism; synthesizing Renaissance and Modernist approaches. Other topics may be used additionally as directed by individual instructors.
OBJECTIVES: Expand the visual experience of the student, explore styles that tutor art majors in the rich visual tradition of twentieth century art and non-Western traditions. Create visual images that assist the student to broaden their visual awareness, giving them more visual choices for creative visual problem soving.
REQUIREMENTS: Art majors only.
PREREQUISITES: Art 110 and Art 115.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2002