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Introduction to Interior Design

at New York School of Interior Design - Upper East Side 170 E 70th St, New York, New York 10021

NYSID - Intro to Interior Design - This course is intended for people who are considering a career in interior design. It provides a broad introduction to the profession and an overview of the education and requisite skills. The emphasis of this course is residential, a branch of interior design that typically includes specialties such as kitchens,...

Tuesday Sep 17th, 2pm - 4pm

  (6 sessions)
$690

6 sessions

The Six-Hour Art Major

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Gene is absolutely certain that anyone can understand art. Regardless of your background, occupation, or creative skill set, this informative, lively, and entertaining presentation can teach anyone how to experience art from an artist's viewpoint.  Whether you’re looking for new ways to understand visual art or you want to wind down after work,...

Wednesday Nov 6th, 6pm - 9pm

  (2 sessions)
$95

2 sessions

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Art Appreciation

at ArtClassBklyn.com - Lefferts Garden 98 Sterling St, Brooklyn, New York 11225

Art appreciation/art history lectures  Art appreciation is Art History. Here you will find Slide Presentations in an Informal setting, where we will discuss both Ancient Art History and Modern Art, as well as presentations on Individual Artists.

Saturday Sep 21st, 12pm - 2pm

$29.99

Art and History

at The Jewish Museum - Upper East Side 1109 5th Ave, New York, New York 10128

How can works of art shed light on historical events such as the Vietnam War, the Kent State massacre, and the Holocaust? Join us for a full-day workshop using original art and artifacts as primary sources. Hear from an expert in the field and respond to works of art through writing and art-making. 

Tuesday Nov 5th, 9:30am - 3pm

Harlem History and Beyond

at West Harlem Art Fund - Harlem 142 Edgecombe Ave, New York, New York 10030

Our experience is a journey from the 1500s to the present day. We’ll start with explorers trying to find a route to Asia but then encountered a new land. I’ll share Harlem’s role in the American Revolution and the meeting of Alexander Hamilton and General George Washington. Our group will discuss the Trans Atlantic Slave trade in North, Central...

Tuesday Sep 17th, 2pm - 4pm

History of the Modern Interior

at New York School of Interior Design - Murray Hill 401 Park Ave S, New York, New York 10016

This course examines the history of the modern interior, its taste and furnishings. It illuminates concepts and approaches to the interior space, from the advent of the Victorian Home, through Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau, the Modernist home, Postmodernism and Minimalism. Throughout its five sessions, the course illustrates some legendary interiors,...

Monday Oct 14th, 11am - 12:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$275

5 sessions

What to Look For When You Look at Art

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

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 abridged version of this lecture is included in The Six-Hour Art...

Wednesday Dec 4th, 6pm - 8pm

Art Behind Hidden Doors

at West Harlem Art Fund - Upper East Side 64th St & 5th Ave Central Park, New York, New York 10019

By the turn of the 20th century, luxury mansions, carriage houses, and social clubs began dotting the area now known as the Upper East Side. This social dynamic kept gallery owners and their wealthy patrons close together. Then, large residential and commercial buildings came into the neighborhood hiding one of NY’s oldest gallery districts. Hidden...

Thursday Sep 19th, 2pm - 4pm

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Art Restoration: Gain and Loss

at Bronxville Adult School - Bronxville 177 Pondfield Rd, Bronxville, New York 10708

The Sistine Chapel paintings by Michelangelo, breathtaking and awe-inspiring for centuries, has undergone more than a decade-long, extensive, and controversial restoration. The result has been unexpected to say the least.  Is this the true Michelangelo, or have we altered this unequaled work in the process?  Do we have the right to change...

Wednesday Oct 16th, 7pm - 8:30pm

Fashionably Strange: A History of Victorian Creepiness

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights 190 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

There’s a general consensus in film and media that Victorians were a bit… odd to say the least. But what did they do that made them so odd, so strange, so creepy? From professional mourning clothing, taxidermy, and an obsession with death to bizarre photography and fashionable communication with the spirit world, there’s no doubt that the Victorians...

Tuesday Oct 8th, 8:30pm - 10pm

Jewelry Design History & Current Trends

at Pratt Institute - Clinton Hill 200 Willoughby Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11205

The history of jewelry and wearable ornament design is rich with multi-cultural, socio-economic, and material usage concepts. Elements of antique and historic jewelry can often be reinterpreted and have new iterations in other eras.  You will examine the various factors that contribute to jewelry design today and how they relate to their...

Monday Sep 23rd, 6:30pm - 9:20pm

  (12 sessions)
$680

12 sessions

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Designing Interiors with an Art Collection

at New York School of Interior Design - Upper East Side 170 E 70th St, New York, New York 10021

A large part of the design of interiors are the pieces of art that make up the visual and visceral impact of the space. The role of art can be the focal point of a room, or something that is well-suited for the background —something so subtle it merges into the environment seamlessly. This two-part course will look at varied fine art installations,...

Wednesday Oct 2nd, 6pm - 9pm

Revit for Interior Design- Level 1

at New York School of Interior Design - Upper East Side 170 E 70th St, New York, New York 10021

This course will cover the basics of Revit, a powerful 3D modeling and visualization computer program for interior designers, architects, engineers, and contractors. Explore the concept of BIM (Building Information Modeling), placing emphasis on the process of interior design by using parametric models - components with real world behavior. Experience...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 6pm - 9pm

  (4 sessions)
$690

4 sessions

Color Theory

at Baruch College - CAPS - Murray Hill 10010

Understand primary, secondary, tertiary, and analogous colors, and how they fit into the complementary color circle.  Learn about hue, value, and intensity and how these terms translate to the Adobe suite of graphic design software. Students will work from digital color palettes, mix acrylic paints to see how colors affect each other and explore...

Monday Nov 4th, 6:15pm - 9:15pm

  (5 sessions)
$425

5 sessions

Let's Talk Art: Big Ideas

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

An introductory art history course that breaks down some of the big ideas behind major artworks. We’ll blaze our own trail through art history from caves to contemporary art while reexamining its narratives, dispelling myths and gaining insight from the newest scholarship. Learn the language to talk about art in its formal terms. Develop the skills...

Thursday Oct 3rd, 10:30am - 12pm

  (5 sessions)
$225

5 sessions

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