Burren College of Art – Aug 18-22

Abstract Painting

Dates: August 18th – 22nd
Tutor: Rita Wobbe
Tuition Fee: €350

This course is designed for the intermediate / advanced learner who is interested in developing a creative process that will lead to the creation of his or her own
abstract paintings. During the course you will be using drawing and painting skills, focusing on structure, form and space. During a daily routine of looking at and
discussing different art movements of the 20th Century you will consider historically significant paintings by Wassily Kandinsky, Piet Mondrian, Mark Rothko, William
Scott and other modern masters. The class will also investigate contemporary painting, discussing works by artists of the ‘new abstraction’, including Gerhard Richter,
Sean Scully, Pat Steir, Ian McKeever, Terry Winters, Olav Jenssen, Per Kirkeby and others. The course is studio based. Some experience essential

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