Art History - Interpreting Abstract Art | Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Art History - Interpreting Abstract Art at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Art History - Interpreting Abstract Art at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Price: £45.00 Starts: 17/03/2018 Time: 10:00 - 15:00
Tutor: Deborah Crofts Ends: 17/03/2018 Location: Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

Art History: Interpreting Abstract Art
This introductory course to Abstract art will outline how methods of abstraction started to evolve most significantly in the nineteenth century. It will also explore the main ideas, reasons and methods for approaching these often esoteric artworks. Noteworthy artists that will be explored who preceded modern abstraction include JMW Turner and James Whistler. Whilst further developments by key artists of the Modern age will include Henri Matisse, Wasily Kandinsky, Pablo Picasso, Piet Mondrian, Jackson Pollock and Kazimir Malevich.

By the end of the course students will be able to…..

• Identify the development of abstraction in Modern art

• Demonstrate a knowledge of different artists

• 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?

Illustrated lecture and discussion

What do I need to bring with me?

Notebook and pen

What can I do next?

Another art history course

What do I need to join the course

All are welcome

About the Tutor: Deborah Crofts

Artist, Deborah Crofts, who has a studio on the South Coast of Kent, delivers this course. She has a BA Fine Art from the University of East London and a PGCE gained at Greenwich University.

View all courses taught by Deborah Crofts here >>

Getting there

Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Hatton House
Bradbourne Road
TN13 3QN

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code SEV/53819/F/LC.
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