Free classes for high school students at the RISD Museum of Art every Thursday in monthly sessions. Each monthly session focuses on specific themes and techniques. Explore how art and design can provoke fresh ideas, elicit conversation, and stimulate creativity. Meet at the 224 Benefit Street entrance, all materials provided.
Class title: Dialogue, Drawing, Debacle
Class dates: October 4, 11, 18, 25
What if the inanimate objects in the Museums galleries could speak? Students will give voice to works of art and design through radical and imaginative interventions and creative writing techniques. Students will explore classic drawing techniques as well as more experimental 2D forms, as well as performative writing modes that explore visual imagery and language.