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Design Studio (Pre-College)
If you are interested in learning more about the world of design or are planning to apply to an art and design school, Design Studio is for you. The criteria for admission to many of today’s most competitive art and design schools are changing. Students are now expected to display their work along with careful documentation of the entire design process. It is no longer enough to present a beautiful finished work of a...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Design Studio (Pre-College)
If you are interested in learning more about the world of design or are planning to apply to an art and design school, Design Studio is for you. The criteria for admission to many of today’s most competitive art and design schools are changing. Students are now expected to display their work along with careful documentation of the entire design process. It is no longer enough to present a beautiful finished work of a...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Design Studio (Pre-College)
If you are interested in learning more about the world of design or are planning to apply to an art and design school, Design Studio is for you. The criteria for admission to many of today’s most competitive art and design schools are changing. Students are now expected to display their work along with careful documentation of the entire design process. It is no longer enough to present a beautiful finished work of a...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Design Studio (Pre-College)
If you are interested in learning more about the world of design or are planning to apply to an art and design school, Design Studio is for you. The criteria for admission to many of today’s most competitive art and design schools are changing. Students are now expected to display their work along with careful documentation of the entire design process. It is no longer enough to present a beautiful finished work of a...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Design Studio (Pre-College)
If you are interested in learning more about the world of design or are planning to apply to an art and design school, Design Studio is for you. The criteria for admission to many of today’s most competitive art and design schools are changing. Students are now expected to display their work along with careful documentation of the entire design process. It is no longer enough to present a beautiful finished work of a...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Graphic Design I (Pre-College)
Graphic design is the visual language of everyday life, used in everything from magazine ads to film titles to product packaging. In this course, students are introduced to the fundamentals of visual research, composition, typography, and the organization of information. A key goal for all students is learning to develop powerful concepts. Students address a series of design problems through concept-driven solutions ...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Explorations in Drawing (Pre-College)
This course combines the fundamental practice of observational drawing with conceptual strategies for constructing the drawn image. Emphasis is placed on drawing as an integral component of the design process. Students gain analytical skills through direct observation of studio setups as well as visits to museums and outdoor spaces throughout New York City. These skills are used to approach drawing as a way of thinki...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Drawing: Figure and Meaning (Pre-College)
This course immerses students in the study of the human figure through drawing projects that investigate both its form and its capacity to carry meaning within various cultural contexts. Anatomy, motion, gesture, and a variety of techniques and media are used to explore the body as the site of messages ranging from the personal to the political.
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Painting (Pre-College)
This course focuses on the basics of painting, with an emphasis on technical paint handling, color, composition, and materials. Acquiring basic studio habits and practices, students undertake a visual and conceptual examination of painting today. Individual and group criticism, combined with field trips and discussion, expands perspectives within historical contexts. As students advance, they explore a variety of abs...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Explorations in Drawing (Pre-College)
This course combines the fundamental practice of observational drawing with conceptual strategies for constructing the drawn image. Emphasis is placed on drawing as an integral component of the design process. Students gain analytical skills through direct observation of studio setups as well as visits to museums and outdoor spaces throughout New York City. These skills are used to approach drawing as a way of thinki...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Design and Management (Pre-College)
This course provides an overview of topics and issues central to the Strategic Design and Management program, with an emphasis on the relationships between design, experience and social and economic change. An intensive three-week course, it exposes students to the enormous variety of ways that design functions in business contexts and helps them understand the roles designers play in creative industries through crit...
Jul 08 - Jul 26
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
MANNES PREP SUMMER CHAMBER INTENSIVE 2019
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Aug 05 - Aug 10
On Campus
Monday
9:00 - 3:00 PM
Summer 2019
More than a course.
A new kind of network.
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