Art Explorers: Creating Art from Diverse Cultural Backgrounds
Artist Director: D Derek
Stretch your imagination. Be inspired. Be moved. This class inspires young adults to new art processes and techniques by exploring a diverse group of cultural artists who are astounding attendance at the world’s top art museums. Ever wondered how Frida Kahlo, Kehinde Wiley, Jeff Koons, Keith Haring or Louise Bourgeois made masterpieces? Learn the biographies of a range of artist’s lives, the events that transpired around the time they came to fame, and then create your own interpretation of their art! Engage your youth’s imagination and interest in art with fun educational projects in drawing, painting, 3D sculptures, and mixed media. Students learn primary art concepts and appreciation through art making that further develops creative thinking and self-expression. * All supplies included with registration.