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ART 252 - Painting 3

Credits: 3
5 Studio Hours

Prerequisites: ART 222  


This course is a continuation of ART 222  Painting 2.  Studio exercises may include painting from observation, the figure, landscape, abstraction, narrative and conceptual approaches.  Emphasis is placed on the development of personal aesthetic with an awareness of how the work fits into contemporary painting practices.

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

  1. Demonstrate a refined ability to utilize the medium with proficiency.
  2. Create a series of works demonstrating conceptual development and personal aesthetic.
  3. Discuss an understanding of how their work fits into contemporary and historical painting.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to discuss the direction of their work with refined detail.
  5. Critique paintings with informed and accurate analysis and communication.
Listed Topics
  1. Various approaches to the medium
  2. Evolution of personal aesthetic
  3. Conceptual themes
  4. Narrative
  5. Art history as it relates to individual direction
  6. Critical analysis
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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