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ART 222 - Painting 2

Credits: 3
5 Studio Hours

Prerequisites: ART 122  or ART 109  & ART 148  


This course is a continuation of ART-122 Painting 1 and is for students planning to extend the study of art to the media of paint.  Studio exercises include a range of activities from observational painting to abstract works and focus on developing an individualized artistic approach to assignments.  Students develop a personal style and conceptual aspects in their work.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Create appropriate compositional and color choices.
  2. Develop a personal creative direction in their work. 
  3. Utilize the diverse and multicultural history of art as the impetus for conceptual direction.
  4. Develop conceptual approaches applied in art through research into a particular style or technique.
  5. Critique paintings with informed and accurate communication using appropriate terminology.
Listed Topics
  1. Color theory
  2. Composition
  3. Multicultural art history as it relates to individual direction
  4. Integration of conceptual elements into projects
  5. Critical analysis
  6. Material proficiency
Reference Materials

Materials and textbooks as required by instructor

Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC’s definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 5/2/2022
Last Reviewed: 5/2/2022

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