Explore the sumptuous, magical medium of oil.

Learn the basics of how to work with oil paint, mix colors, set up a palette and paint what you see. Work from the still life and the figure, and paint in a supportive environment.

One semester of Drawing is highly recommended.

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  • Oil Painting for Absolute Beginner

    First Session: Tue, Jun 2, 2015, 7 pm - 9 pm

    Instructor: Doron Langberg  show bio

    Doron Langberg (b.1985), originally from Israel, recently graduated from the Yale School of Art MFA program and is currently living and working in New York City. He holds a BFA from the University of Pennsylvania, a Certificate from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and attended the Yale Summer School of Music and Art, Norfolk. Doron’s work addresses issues of gender and sexuality, attempting to make ‘queerness’ a shared experience through the tactility and sensuality of oil paint. His work was exhibited in New York, Philadelphia, Detroit, Tokyo and Tel Aviv and reviewed in New American Paintings, American Artist Drawing Magazine, the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia City Paper. Doron is the recipient of the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant and the Yale Schoelkopf Travel Prize. For more works and information you can visit his website: ...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 6

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S371, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $230.00

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  • Oil Painting for Absolute Beginner

    First Session: Sat, Jun 6, 2015, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Instructor: Philip Vanderhyden  show bio

    Philip Vanderhyden is an artist living and working in New York. Born in Wisconsin in 1978, Vanderhyden earned a BFA in painting from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2001 and an MFA from Northwestern University in 2004 and a BFA from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2001. Vanderhyden has exhibited extensively nationally. His work has been reviewed in Art in America, Artnet and Artslant, among others. He recently concluded a solo exhibition of his work at Andrew Rafacz Gallery in Chicago and curated the retrospective of Pictures Generation artist Gretchen Bender.

    In addition to 92nd Street Y, Vanderhyden has taught a range of courses, from undergraduate to graduate level, at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Northwestern University and The University of Illinois at Chicago among others.

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    Day(s): Saturday

    Sessions: 5

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S114, Main Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $190.00

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  • Oil Painting for Absolute Beginners

    First Session: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 7 pm - 9 pm

    Instructor: Doron Langberg  show bio

    Doron Langberg (b.1985), originally from Israel, recently graduated from the Yale School of Art MFA program and is currently living and working in New York City. He holds a BFA from the University of Pennsylvania, a Certificate from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and attended the Yale Summer School of Music and Art, Norfolk. Doron’s work addresses issues of gender and sexuality, attempting to make ‘queerness’ a shared experience through the tactility and sensuality of oil paint. His work was exhibited in New York, Philadelphia, Detroit, Tokyo and Tel Aviv and reviewed in New American Paintings, American Artist Drawing Magazine, the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia City Paper. Doron is the recipient of the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant and the Yale Schoelkopf Travel Prize. For more works and information you can visit his website: ...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 6

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S371, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $230.00

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  • Oil Painting for Absolute Beginners

    First Session: Fri, Feb 27, 2015, 10 am - 12:30 pm

    Instructor: Elizabeth Terhune  show bio

    Elizabeth Terhune received her MFA from Hunter College and her BA from Oberlin College. She received a Yaddo Fellowship in 1998. She has exhibited widely throughout the United States and recently had a one-person exhibition at the StandPipe Gallery in east Chelsea, NY. Her works are included in the Pierogi Gallery Flat Files, Brooklyn, NY and in the Artists Registry at the Drawing Center in New York, NY. She is a regular contributor to Broadsided Press. To see her work online, visit her website.

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    Day(s): Friday

    Sessions: 5

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S357, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $240.00

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  • Oil Painting for Absolute Beginner

    First Session: Fri, Apr 24, 2015, 10 am - 12:30 pm

    Instructor: Elizabeth Terhune  show bio

    Elizabeth Terhune received her MFA from Hunter College and her BA from Oberlin College. She received a Yaddo Fellowship in 1998. She has exhibited widely throughout the United States and recently had a one-person exhibition at the StandPipe Gallery in east Chelsea, NY. Her works are included in the Pierogi Gallery Flat Files, Brooklyn, NY and in the Artists Registry at the Drawing Center in New York, NY. She is a regular contributor to Broadsided Press. To see her work online, visit her website.

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    Day(s): Friday

    Sessions: 6

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S357, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $285.00

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