03 Painting: intensive colour – still life to abstract with Virginia Cuppaidge

Paint a still life, transforming it into an abstract painting, with a focus on individual colour preferences. Explore the colours you are drawn to, while considering composition and placement, creating abstract forms that reflect your individual style. Creating two or more paintings, explore your own personal imagery and develop a fuller understanding of your individual approach to painting in this explorative class.
Virginia Cuppaidge has held over 32 solo exhibitions in Australia, USA and Canada. Having studied under Desiderius Orban, John Olsen and Maria Gazzard, Virginia relocated to New York, painting and exhibiting. She is a recipient of the prestigious John Simon Guggenheim Foundation award and was Associate Professor of Art at City University of New York (1992-2008). Virginia is currently represented by Nicholas Thompson Gallery.
Level: All* | Cost: $745 + $20 materials      *Some experience

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Virginia Cuppaidge

Abstract Painter

Virginia Cuppaidge addresses one of the principle tenets of abstraction: the experience of nature is more than the eye can see - the cosmic realms and the microscopic world also can be realized through abstracted images. (Professor Joan Marter, Rutgers University, New Jersey USA)

Course Level: Beginner
Course Fee (Adult): $745
Course Fee (Child): $
Course Material Fee: $20
Course Date/s:08-Jul-2019 12-Jul-2019
Current Capacity: Full


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