Art History - Modern and Contemporary Art | Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Art History - Modern and Contemporary Art at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Art History - Modern and Contemporary Art at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Price: £127.00 Starts: 26/04/2017 Time: 10:15 - 12:15
Tutor: Karen Gardner Ends: 05/07/2017 Location: Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: WED Duration: 10 weeks

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About this course

You love going to Museums and Galleries and look at visual art, but never studied art history before? You would like to investigate a bit further? This course will give you a good basic grounding of art history. During the sessions you will explore the major art movements, looking at art through the ages, describing the context of the artists painters, sculptors and craftspeople from western and eastern past. You will gain a comprehensive and engaging overview of the major visual expressions of art.
By the end of the course students will be able to:
Demonstrate a knowledge of a selection of artists and movements
Recognise the distinct visual language of individual artists.
Develop and justify their point of view
Take part in discussion with other students

How will I be taught?

Through short illustrated lectures enhanced by group work and discussions. There will be opportunities to express different points of view, compare and analyse the art and periods studied in the course.
The tutor will discuss objectives with you and you will be provided with a framework (ILP) to record and monitor your progress as you go along.

What do I need to bring with me?

Pen and notebook

What can I do next?

Other Art History courses will be available in the Autumn term, hands-on art and craft courses run all year round at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education Centre, please visit our website

What do I need to join the course

No prior knowledge is required.
The absolute beginner is very welcome as well as those who have completed other art courses. Different periods and artists will be studied from the previous course.

About the Tutor: Karen Gardner

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Getting there

Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Monson Road
Tunbridge Wells
Tunbridge Wells

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code TWL/43056/E/LC.
Course Code: TWL/43056/E/LC

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