CEPN 210 SU01: Contemporary Painting

From: 
Jun 13
To: 
Aug 8
Cost: 
$432.50

This unique painting course combines studio time with seminar-style discussion to expand students' understanding of and relationship with contemporary painting. Students will further develop their painting skills through exercises and projects that question and experiment with traditional painting approaches and techniques. Alongside active studio work, students will begin to locate their own practice within broader themes by examining diverse contemporary painters and exploring current painting discourses.

Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Jun 13-Jul 25
09:30:00-12:30:00
SU VCHAT ONLN
Aug 8-Aug 8
09:30:00-12:30:00
SU VCHAT ONLN
Prerequisites: 

A 100-level Painting Certificate Course is strongly recommended

Instructor information: 
Comments: 
Please bring the following supplies to class:
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Essential Items

* 9-10 tubes artist quality acrylic paints: titanium white, mars
or lamp black, burnt umber (or raw umber or vandyke brown), warm
primary colour set (suggestions: azo red middle, primary or hansa
deep yellow, ultramarine blue), cool primary colour set
(suggestions: alizarin, quinacridone or crimson red, hansa light
or lemon yellow, phthalo blue or cyan)  Suggested brands: Golden,
Kroma (10 colour set), or Opus	
* 1 Acrylic Medium - Gloss or Matte (any brand)
* 1 Gesso	
* Various Brushes suitable for acrylic painting  (suggested: Opus
Legato Set/5)
* Palette Knives (suggested: metal + trowel shape)
* Various Painting Surfaces (suggested: canvas panel, stretched
canvas, masonite etc.)	
* 2-3 sheets Stonehenge, Accent Opaque or similar smooth
heavyweight paper (approx 22"x30")	
* 1 Newsprint Pad
* Selection of drawing materials (pencils, pencil crayons, conte,
oil pastels, etc)	
* 1 Drawing paper or Sketchbook
* 1 Palette - either disposable paper palette or flat plastic
palette
* 1 roll masking tape
* 2-3 containers for water

Estimated cost: $180.00

Additional Items

* Various Assorted cloth rags + paper towel	
* 1 Sponge
* 1 Dish Soap
* Various Additional acrylic mediums you have on hand
* 1 Ruler
* 1 Scissors
* 1-2 House Paint Brushes
* 1 Foam Brush
* Saran Wrap + containers for left over paint
* 1 Spray Bottle	
* 1 X-acto Knife
* 1 Hair Dryer
* 1 Drawing Surface or Drawing Board

***Please bring items marked with a '*' to your first class.***

***Print Cards and/or Printing Costs: students are responsible
for printing costs. Print Cards are available in the Library or
in machines located next to the main elevators. Note that Print
Card machines are cash only.

***Present your Registration Statement or your ECUAD student card
at Opus Framing & Art Supplies to qualify for a student
discount.***

***In order to minimize disruption, students are expected to
arrive at class a minimum of 5 minutes prior to the designated
start time.  If possible, please notify your instructor ahead of
time if you expect to be late or absent.***