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Visual Art Classes

ART 120 Fundamentals of Painting
Open to all university students. An exploration of basic technical and expressive possibilities in painting. Six hours scheduled studio activity and approximately six hours outside work weekly. LAB.
Fall 2018
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB
TuTh 02:30-05:20 PM CHAL 420 - LAWRENCE
3 25088
LAB Belangee, Jessica
TuTh 06:30-09:20 PM CHAL 420 - LAWRENCE
3 18283

ART 121 Fundamentals of Printmaking
Open to all university students. An exploration of basic technical and expressive possibilities in printmaking, including woodcut, etching, lithography and silk screen; may include field trips, films, visiting lecturers. Six hours scheduled studio activity and approximately six hours outside work weekly. LAB.
Fall 2018
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Sarmiento, Eugene
TuTh 08:30-11:20 AM CHAL 212C - LAWRENCE
3 20157

ART 122 Fundamentals of Sculpture
Open to all university students. An exploration of basic technical and expressive possibilities in three-dimensional form and space, including sculpture, modeling, carving, and construction; may include field trips, films, visiting lecturers. Six hours scheduled studio activity and approximately six hours outside work weekly. LAB.
Fall 2018
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Burke, Matthew
MW 08:30-11:20 AM CHAL 105 - LAWRENCE
3 20247
LAB Baeza, Alfredo
TuTh 08:30-11:20 AM CHAL 105 - LAWRENCE
3 17366

ART 123 Fundamentals of Expanded Media
Open to all university students. An exploration of basic technical and expressive possibilities in Expanded Media, including Installation, Performance, Video and other Digital technologies; may include field trips, films, and/or visiting lecturers. Six hours scheduled studio activity and approximately six hours outside work weekly. LAB.
Fall 2018
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Velasco, Francisca
TuTh 11:30-02:20 PM CHAL 423 - LAWRENCE
TuTh 11:30-02:20 PM CHAL 417 - LAWRENCE
3 17666

ART 130 Fundamentals of Fiber Forms
Open to all university students. Studio exploration of fibers as an art form and means of personal expression. Emphasis is placed on three-dimensional objects. A variety of interlacement, construction, and dye techniques are introduced. LAB.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2018 semester.

ART 131 Fundamentals of Ceramics
Open to all university students. An introduction to ceramics including throwing, hand-building, glazing, firing, and related activities. Six hours scheduled studio activity and approximately six hours outside work weekly. LAB.
Fall 2018
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Lang, Sara
MW 08:30-11:20 AM CHAL 110 - LAWRENCE
3 15171
LAB Wright, Shantel
TuTh 08:30-11:20 AM CHAL 110 - LAWRENCE
3 15172
LAB
TuTh 11:30-02:20 PM CHAL 110 - LAWRENCE
3 15173

ART 132 Fundamentals of Metalsmithing/Jewelry
Open to all university students. A comprehensive study of the field of jewelry and metalsmithing with an emphasis on the tools, processes, and techniques used in the design and fabrication of objects from metals such as aluminum, brass, copper, bronze, sterling and related materials. Studio experience will include lectures, slide presentations, demonstrations, visiting artist, and student projects. Six hours scheduled studio activity and approximately six hours outside work weekly. LAB.
Fall 2018
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Lavergne, Brandon
MW 08:30-11:20 AM CHAL 330 - LAWRENCE
3 15376
LAB Wiltsie, Christina
TuTh 11:30-02:20 PM CHAL 330 - LAWRENCE
3 12400
LAB Bang, Taehyun
TuTh 06:30-09:30 PM CHAL 330 - LAWRENCE
3 14871

ART 133 Fundamentals of Fibers
Open to all university students. Studio exploration of fibers as an art form and means of personal expression. A variety of dyeing, construction, and surface embellishment techniques will be introduced. Six hours scheduled studio activity and approximately six hours outside work weekly. LAB.
Fall 2018
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Brackett, David
MW 08:30-11:20 AM CHAL 517 - LAWRENCE
3 24503
LAB Jordan, Mary
TuTh 11:30-02:20 PM CHAL 517 - LAWRENCE
3 18284
LAB Nugent, Kadie
TuTh 06:30-09:20 PM CHAL 517 - LAWRENCE
3 28788

ART 300 Special Topics in Visual Art: _____
Course to be offered in related areas of research, mixed media or interdisciplinary exploration. (This course is not regularly offered. The current Schedule of Classes should be consulted.) May be repeated for credit. This course is offered at the 300 and 500 levels, with ART 500 serving as a continuation of study in the topic area. Prerequisite: ART 101, ART 102, ART 103, or ART 104; or permission of instructor. LAB.
Fall 2018
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Jordan, Mary
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
3 21401
LAB Langdon, Elizabeth
TuTh 12:30-01:45 PM NUN 102 - LAWRENCE
3 28816

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