Art History - Great British Art and Artists | St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Art History - Great British Art and Artists at St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Art History - Great British Art and Artists at St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Price: £110.00 Starts: 24/04/2020 Time: 14:15 - 16:15
Tutor: Deborah Crofts Ends: 03/07/2020 Location: St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: FRI Duration: 9 weeks

About this course

Focusing on a variety of diverse and individual British artists, this course will examine in detail the lives and artworks of a selection of exceptional and noteworthy artists. It will highlight the reasons for their personal choice of subject matter and also look at the impact that they have had within the history of art. Periods of art covered will be Georgian, Victorian, Modernism, Post-Modernism and Contemporary. Artists will include a selection of both female and male artists from the different eras such as William Hogarth, Thomas Gainsborough, JMW Turner, John Constable, William Blake, Henry Moore, David Hockney, Cornelia Parker and Tracey Emin.

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

• Demonstrate a knowledge of different artists
• Recognise the distinct visual language of individual artists.
• Identify specific influences relevant to individual artists.??
• Develop and justify their point of view??
• Take part in discussion with other students


There is no qualification for this course.

How will I be taught?

Our art appreciation courses provide an opportunity for students to acquire an understanding of the artist(s), craftsperson/craftspeople and/or movement being studied. Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods, including delivering a lecture, showing images and/or artefacts, whole and small group discussions, and guidance for independent research.

What do I need to bring with me?

Notebook and pen.

What can I do next?

Further Art History courses with KAE.

What do I need to join the course

For anyone who is interested in learning about the history of art and how to read paintings.

About the Tutor: Deborah Crofts

Deborah Crofts is a practicing artist with a studio on the South Coast of Kent. She has a BA Fine Art from the University of East London and a PGCE gained at the University of Greenwich.

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Getting there

St Faiths Adult Education Centre
St Faiths Street
Maidstone
Maidstone
Kent
ME14 1LH


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code MAI/82657/H/LC.
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