Julia Christie ’13 is a friend of the Friends of the Davison Art Center:
In celebration of its 50th anniversary, the Friends of the Davison Art Center presents “The Big Draw: Middletown,” a community celebration of drawing with workshops for people of all skill levels. There will be ten on-going workshops in the CFA, Beckham Hall, Davison Art Center, and Usdan. Professors Julia Randall, Kate Teneyck, Keiji Shinohara, along with drawing students and volunteers from the Middletown Public Schools will facilitate the workshops. Activities include drawing from live models, dancers, ink drawing, costumes, the DAC gallery, the creation of expansive earth day-themed mural, and more. Open to drawers of all skill level, participants are welcome to come and go, and it’s free! Workshops and activities will go on from 1-4 PM and there will be a gathering in the Art Workshop Lobby across from Zilkha at 5 PM. For more information, check out the Facebook link.
Date: Sunday, April 22
Time: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Place: CFA, Davison Art Center, Beckham Hall
starting this tuesday (today!) drawing cooperative will be holding informal figure drawing sessions in the drawing studio (awks107) from 4:30 to 6:00 pm. they will have nude models to draw from each week and hope to create a chill, comfortable environment to share and talk about our work. some materials (newsprint and charcoal) will be provided, but if you have your own materials please bring them.
spread the word!
Come see the Drawing II final projects in the Zilkha Art Workshops from 7pm-10pm tonight, May 4th. As further incentive, THERE WILL BE FREE SNACKS.
- Date: Wednesday, May 4th
- Time: 7pm-10pm
- Place: Zilkha Art Workshops
A nude model is wanted for the Drawing 1 Class!
Who can participate: Anyone who is comfortable being naked in front of a room of people . Any class year is acceptable.
Contact: Stefan Golangco (TA) at sgolangco(at)wesleyan(d0t)edu with your availability, a short description of your body type (i.e. height, approximate weight, attributes [e.g. athletic, slender, curvy, etc.] and anything else that you think would be appropriate and applicable) and finally your contact information.
Event: Nude Modeling for Drawing 1 class
When: Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am-12:30pm
Frequency: Dependent on the needs of the class.
Compensation: $10/hr without prior experience and $12/hr with prior experience.
Melody Kasulis ’11 writes in to tell us:
Come to Drawing II’s “One Night Stand.” This Wednesday, May 5th, 4:30-7:00pm, a collection of drawings will be exhibited by Julia Randall’s Drawing II class for one night only. The body of work is dynamic, fun, attentive to content and formalist quality and most importantly, done by your fellow Wes students!
Refreshments will be served: Vegetarian and Non-vegetarian entrees from Typhoon, beverages, and desserts! To top it all off, a variety of music to get you in the mood.
Date: Wednesday, May 5
Place: The Art Workshops, (across from Zilkha in the CFA)