Impressionism and Japonisme: Introduction and Formats
Art student drawing.
- 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
- Richard Houston
Join artist and educator Richard Houston in this six-week course investigating how Japanese design elements in woodblock prints influenced European art in the late 19th century. Each week, students explore various design strategies through a series of exercises using the Museum’s renowned Impressionist collection.
Learn how ukiyo-e design influenced European artists, and explore Japanese pictorial formats within the Museum’s 19th-century collection.
- All levels of experience are welcome. Each class is $25 ($20 for members), and space is limited to 20 participants. All materials and admission to the galleries on the day of class are included.
- Meets in Entrance Gallery