Mitch Albala – The Contemporary Impressionist Landscape

Mitch Albala – The Contemporary Impressionist Landscape

Instructor Mitch Albala In many ways, Impressionism still defines the way contemporary landscape painters approach color. The Impressionists filled their paintings with brilliant color and created an entirely new coloristic metaphor for depicting natural light. In this workshop, you will learn the key to working with this “color-priority” system: that in order for the purer colors to serve as a stand-in for the luminosity of […]

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Stuart Shils – The Structure of Perception and the Perception of Structure

Stuart Shils – The Structure of Perception and the Perception of Structure

Instructor: Stuart Shils This class is intended to push the mid-range to advanced painter further into a kind of visual boot camp. Each day brings a concentrated and comprehensive work schedule, but will also be fun and productive. Emphasis will be placed on 1) examining the perceptual processes in front of nature; 2) the editorial response that follows in the head of the painter and […]

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