Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Art History + Appreciation Courses

(15 Results)
  • Haute Couture + 20th-Century Fashion

    Karen Antonowicz, Ages 18+, Sep 15 — Oct 20, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Do you ever wonder what inspires today's fashion designers? Get a glimpse of fashion's most historic moments of the 20th Century and discover the greatest style influences of this remarkable… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Section 01, Carlotta Miller, Ages 18+, Sep 16 — Dec 09, Wednesdays, 7-10pm

    Van Gogh, Matisse, Titian and even Warhol were masterful colorists who used color deliberately to create powerful drama in their work. The dynamics of color are fundamental to virtually all… Read More
  • Art History: Spectacular Rome

    Suzanne Scanlan, Ages 18+, Sep 16 — Oct 21, Wednesdays, 7-10pm

    For centuries, Rome has been hailed as "Caput Mundi" -- the capital of the world. Artists and tourists alike continue to flock to Rome to study her Classical monuments, as… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Section 02, Karen Triedman, Ages 18+, Sep 17 — Dec 10, Thursdays, 9am-12pm

    Van Gogh, Matisse, Titian and even Warhol were masterful colorists who used color deliberately to create powerful drama in their work. The dynamics of color are fundamental to virtually all… Read More
  • Two-Dimensional Design

    Section 01, Deborah Forman, Ages 18+, Sep 21 — Dec 07, Mondays, 7-10pm

    Design is the discipline underlying all forms of visual expression, and an understanding of two-dimensional design principles is the basis for all 2D art forms. This course introduces students to… Read More
  • Styles in the Decorative Arts I: Ancient Egypt to 1800

    John Tschirch, Ages 18+, Sep 21 — Dec 07, Mondays, 7-10pm

    History plays a critical role in the development of Western architecture and interior design -- from the styles, elements and design philosophies prevalent in ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome to… Read More