There are no recent bookmarks.

Please Note: This event has expired.

USING COLOR WITH THE FIGURE FOR ARTISTS WHO WANT TO LEARN HOFMANN’S PUSH/PULL THEORY

Presented by Provincetown Art Association and Museum (PAAM) at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown MA

Feb 07 2021
USING COLOR WITH THE FIGURE FOR ARTISTS WHO WANT TO LEARN HOFMANN’S PUSH/PULL THEORY

A one-day figure drawing and painting workshop using Hofmann’s push/pull theory and how to incorporate it with color. Be open to growth, discovery and breakthroughs.

Hofmann’s theory of push/pull, a principle based on the natural laws of oscillation, was the catalyst for two generations of Abstract Expressionists. Shabott and Barrett contemporize his work through courses that delve into the concept, application and use of the push/pull theory in making art.

With the figure as our muse and prompt, we will explore how color and shape respond to the figure through the lens of modernist principles. The course begins a lecture about Josef Albers, moving into a

View more

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Lunch break from 12:00 to 12:15. Plan to have snacks as well. Questions: shabottbarrett@gmail.com or http://www.shabottbarrett.com   

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

PHOTOS

  • Shabott, Back, 2019, oil on canvas, 30 x 22 inches private collection courtesy Berta Walker Gallery

LOCATION

Provincetown Art Association and Museum

460 Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA 02657

CONNECT WITH Provincetown Art Association and Museum (PAAM)

    Email
/
    Website
/
    Facebook
/
    Instagram
/

COMMENTS

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>