Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Art History + Appreciation Courses

(5 Results)
  • Color Theory

    Carlotta Miller, Ages 18+, Jun 08 — Jul 15, Mondays + Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    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

    Deborah Forman, Ages 18+, Jun 09 — Jul 16, Tuesdays + Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    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
  • Earth, Sea + Sky: Approaching Landscape Photography

    Shane Gutierrez, Ages 18+, Jun 09 — Jul 28, Tuesdays, 5:30-8:30pm

    A well-executed landscape photograph conveys not only the reality but the soul of the scene it surveys. This course is for photographers who want to develop that inner eye. Our… Read More
  • The History of Costume Design

    Karen Antonowicz, Ages 18+, Jun 11 — Jul 16, Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    This course examines Western costume design and its influences throughout history through an overview of social, political and economic forces. Students gain knowledge of the terminology and classifications of garments… Read More
  • Photography in the Pinup Tradition

    John Hames, Ages 18+, Jun 12 — Jun 26, Fridays, 6-9pm

    Sexy, playful, fun: These are the watchwords for portraits in the pinup tradition. Whether they are rendered as photorealistic paintings such as those by Gil Elvgren or as lensed images,… Read More