What to Look For When You Look at Art - 92Y, New York

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What to Look For When You Look at Art

Gene Wisniewksi

Learn the basic principles of how to approach, analyze and appreciate great works of art the way an artist would.

Included are discussions on viewing art as both a physical object and the expression of an idea, art in the context of its time and the elements of composition. An abbreviated version of this lecture is included in The Six-Hour Art Major.


Gene Wisniewski

Gene Wisniewski received his art education at the New York Academy of Art, The National Academy of Design, The New School and L’Ecole Albert Defois. He has exhibited in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, among other cities. He is the author of The Art Collection, a collection of writings on the art world.