Art History: A Personal Journey

Rembrandt_Self_Portrait_with_Two_Circles_webCropBeginning in Fall, 2015, Gage Academy of Art is proud to present a series of lectures on art history.

Featuring Gage teaching artists as well as art historians from the Seattle art community, these lectures feature an intimate look inside the artists and movements that helped shape art from the Renaissance through the 20th Century.

Register online for a single lecture, a quarterly series or the entire 2015-16 program, and delve into the techniques, ideologies and personalities that define art in our world.

Fall 2015
RENAISSANCE & BAROQUE ART
Wednesday
7:00pm-8:00pm
• Oct 21 Carol Hendricks: The Sistine Chapel Frescos
• Oct 28 Hamid Zavareei: Venetian High Renaissance Painting: Bellini, Giorgione, Titian, Tintoretto & Veronese
• Nov 4 Gary Faigin: Caravaggio & His Influence
• Nov 18 Rebecca Albiani: Rembrandt: Portrait & Self-Portrait

*PLEASE NOTE: Each lecture in the series is available for a $15 drop-in price, payable at the door (cash or check only)

Principals of Perspective Drawing

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Tuesday
7:00pm-8:30pm
9/29-11/17 [8 wks]
Gage co-founder and Artistic Director Gary Faigin offers entertaining lectures for artists of all levels in this eight-part lecture series reviewing the principles and history of perspective with demonstrations, drawings and images.

Principles of Perspective Drawing (fall) is followed by Anatomy for the Artist (winter) and Drawing the Features of the Head (spring).

The lectures may be taken sequentially as a series or independently of each other.

• Sept 29 The Basic Principles of Perspective
• Oct 6 The Fence-Post Principle: The Figure in Space
• Oct 13 One- and Two-Point Perspective Retracing History
• Oct 20 Construction on a Grid
• Oct 27 Two-Point Perspective
• Nov 3 The Still-Life: Ellipses, Reflections, Water & Mirrors
• Nov 10 Freehand Perspective
• Nov 17 Perspective in Art History
ALL LEVELS/PUBLIC WELCOME

*PLEASE NOTE: Each lecture in the series is available for a $15 drop-in price, payable at the door (cash or check only)

Art History Lectures: ENTIRE 2015-16 SERIES

Art History Lectures: A Personal Journey (Entire Series)
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Art History Lectures: Renaissance & Baroque Art, Fall 2015

An intimate look inside the artists and movements that helped shape art through the ages.
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Principals of Perspective Drawing Lecture Series – FULL SERIES

Entertaining lectures for artists of all skill-levels; hosted by Gary Faigin.
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