This course is designed to examine the later life and careers of some key modern artists.
Combining art history, biography and critical analysis/discussion we will look at how age, health, family and critical and public response impacted the lives and late work of nine key modern artists: Bonnard, Matisse, Chagall, André Derain, Alice Neel, Pablo Picasso, Emil Nolde, Suzanne Valadon and Jean-Michel Basquiat.
Topics discussed will include:
Course tutor, Richard Dean MA, is a practicing artist and experienced lecturer who has lectured at universities and art colleges in London and the southeast and at Tate Britain.
No previous knowledge or qualifications are required
This short course is suitable for beginners and/or intermediate students, learning will take place in a relaxed and friendly environment, without formal assessment.
Each session will incorporate discussion, PowerPoint presentations, handouts, and recommended reading.
This 9-week course will be delivered in 2-hour weekly sessions held on Wednesday from 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Each session will incorporate discussion, PowerPoint presentations, handouts, and recommended reading and viewing.