Impressionism and Japonisme: Introduction and Formats

Impressionism and Japonisme: Introduction and Formats

Art student drawing. 

DATE:
TIME:
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Teacher:
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.


EVENT DETAILS

Fee:
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.
Location:
Meets in Entrance Gallery
Advance registration is required. Please use the register button