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Art Portfolio Development Summer Intensive for Teens

STATUS: This event will occur as scheduled.
WHERE: 6 River Terrace
WHEN: July 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until July 28, 2017

Event Details

This course allows students to advance their creative skills, learn more about being a professional artist, and develop an art portfolio for applying to specialized art high schools or colleges. Each week, students will explore fundamentals of art and design by creating works of art in drawing, painting, printmaking and more. Students will increase observational and expressive skills by working on site in Battery Park City Parks’, and take advantage of New York City’s cultural offerings through visits to museums and galleries. Concepts of working from the figure, landscape and still life will be taught by practicing artists with extensive teaching experience.

Week 1: Drawing with pencil, pastels, charcoal & ink
Week 2: Painting with watercolors, acrylic & more
Week 3: Sculpture using paper, plaster, recyclables, wire & wood
Week 4: Printmaking, portfolio assembly & exhibition planning

For young artists/students grades 7-12. To register, call 212-267-9700 x9363, or email, registration@bpcparks.org. Register now to reserve your spot, as space is limited.

Attached is a FAQ sheet for the 2017 program Art Portfolio Intensive 2017.

All art materials provided and included in the tuition.


$900 for 4 weeks. $275/week.