Contemporary Approaches to Collage for Adults and Teens 15+

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Contemporary Approaches to Collage for Adults and Teens 15+

Contemporary Approaches to Collage for Adults and Teens 15+

with Frank Juarez

08/21/2021

1-4pm

One day workshops, Adults

What is contemporary collage? Collage is the cut, the tear, the rupture and the overlay of our contemporary culture. It is the hybrid language of urbanity-remixed, re-contextualized, and wholly built from the fragments of daily life.

Collage gained popularity in the 20th Century through the work of cubists, Picasso and Braque. The art form opened the door to deconstructing ideas and images to create new compositions. Over the years, the range of collage has become extensive and innovative to include your basic cut and paste to using digital software manipulations. In this workshop, you will be introduced to various ways of using the artistic approach to collage making as well learning about collage artists. Workshop is designed for ages 15 and up.

$40 per person, ($35 for PAC members) Pre-registration is required by August 16th.

Meet the Teacher

Frank Juarez

Frank Juarez brings nineteen years of art education and arts management experience organizing local and regional art exhibitions, community art events, facilitating presentations, supporting artists through grant programs, and professional development workshops. This has placed him in the forefront of promoting Wisconsin artists, networking, and attracting regional, national, and international artists to collaborate and exhibit in Wisconsin.

Upcoming Classes

Five Thursdays, Aug 5 to Sept. 2

Professional Practices for Artists

with Frank Juarez

6-8pm

Weekly Classes, Adults

Pre-register by July 29th. Professional Practices for Artists is a 5-week in-person workshop, which will cover guidance in self-promotion, effective use of social media strategies, understanding the art(ist) market, strategic planning, and balancing studio time with business of art practices, all aimed to assist emerging and professional artists in creating a pathway to success. Artists will engage in discussions, critiques, one-to-one guidance, research, collaborative learning, and reflections on our own practices. Professional Practices for Artists will be accompanied with a workbook.

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