Develop your portfolio for placement in specialized high schools or college admissions.
Work from still lifes and clothed models to strengthen your observational drawing skills. Explore mixed media and paint, and increase your understanding of line, value, form, perspective and proportion. Class is geared toward specific portfolio requirements and includes extensive one-on-one instruction.
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Portfolio Preparation (12-17 Years)
First Session: Sun, Feb 1, 2015, 1 pm - 3 pm
Jaclyn Brown (b.1983) moved to NYC from Ontario, Canada. She received her BFA from Ontario College of Art and Design (2006) and her MFA from the New York Academy of Art (2009). She has taught workshops at the Affordable Art Fair, FIAF and the Beam Center in Brooklyn.
She creates narrative paintings that often involve characters and animals. Her work has been exhibited in New York, Philadelphia and Connecticut. Recent shows include In the Boros at Denise Bibro Gallery in New York, Fiction/non-fiction at Storefront in Brooklyn and Take Home a Nude at Sotheby's. Jaclyn completed a two-month residency at KW Institute in Berlin (2008). In 2010 she received the award for best emerging artist in mixed media from GLAAD OUT Auction. During the summer of 2014 Jaclyn will travel and create during a month long residency at Jiwar in Ba...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here
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Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St
Room: S107, Main Fl, S Bldg
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