21M.601 Drawing for Designers


Class Info

Explores drawing as a fundamental component of the design process. In-class drawing exercises focus on developing the hand-to-eye relationship and pre-visualization skills essential to any designer. Studies the use drawing as a route to understanding space and form and achieving accuracy through expression. By drawing figures, landscapes and/or still life compositions in a variety of media, students investigate the figure/ground relationship while dealing with tone, line, and composition, which are all requisite elements of design. Provides exposure to designers who have used drawing as a central component of their work. Students create a portfolio that includes in-class drawings, studies done outside of class, and one research-based written project. Limited to 20.

This class has no prerequisites.

21M.601 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by S. McBride, O. Botez and S. Brown.

Lecture occurs 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Tuesdays in W97-261.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits. This class counts as a HASS A.

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