Five Centuries of Figure Drawing in the Norton Simon Collection: South and Southeast Asia

Five Centuries of Figure Drawing in the Norton Simon Collection: South and Southeast Asia
DATE:
TIME:
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
SPEAKER:
Richard Houston

Join artist and educator Richard Houston as he investigates and analyzes how artists have historically treated the human figure in their work. Using the Norton Simon’s rich collection of artwork, this course surveys stylistic approaches to the figure throughout time and place. Shape, contour, value and perspective are discussed in each class.

Examine the rich figurative tradition of sculptures found in the Museum’s renowned collection of art from South and Southeast Asia.


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