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    Sotheby’s Institute: Painting and Drawing

    Sotheby’s Institute: Painting and Drawing


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Day
    • Provided By: Independent Provider
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Two Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: Arts
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
    • Credit Awarded: No
    • Call: (646) 665-1861
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    Learn the history of painting and drawing, and practice your drawing techniques, in an exciting studio environment designed to sharpen skills, foster creativity, and provide context for these foundational artistic practices in today’s global art market.

    Students enrolled in this Studio course will balance a variety of expert-led live sessions with self-guided practice to build new artistic skills in an exciting and dynamic setting. Taught by practicing contemporary artists and with guest appearances by leaders in the contemporary art world, this Studio course provides beginning students with the guidance, techniques, and support to encourage them to find and develop their own creative vision. In this course, students will learn basic drawing techniques through a hands-on, multifaceted approach that motivates them to learn new skills as well as deepen their knowledge of visual communication.

    This course is ideal for students who are creatively inclined and searching for a supportive and instructional environment to help them develop their drawing and painting talents. This program is geared towards students eager to discover their passions, try something new and prepare for college. From hands-on studio sessions to site visits, with activities led by expert practitioners, the Studio program is curated to give students a newfound sense of direction for their future studies.

    Students will be provided with a list of materials they should purchase before the start of the course.