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CITY STUDIO 2015 FALL CLASS SCHEDULE:

 

WEDNESDAYS

 

TENDERLOIN BOYS & GIRLS CLUB (TENDERLOIN neighborhood)
4:30 – 6:30 pm 115 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Teaching Artist CHRIS MCNEVIN – Printmaking with Silkscreen
Students will learn the art and versatility of the process of silkscreen and graphic design, and complete personal projects with their newfound skills. They will research the historical and social context of the silkscreen tradition in San Franciscowhilelearningsilkscreentechniques,drawing,composition,andtheartofcollaboration. Classesbegins August 26

COLUMBIA PARK BOYS & GIRLS CLUB (MISSION neighborhood)
4:30-6:30pm 450 Guerrero St., San Francisco, CA 94110
Teaching Artist JACLYN CALDRON – Concrete and Abstract Techniques in Drawing and Painting
The aim of this course is to use the media of drawing and painting to connect young artists with their self-identity using various strategies in drawing, painting, and writing. Processes used will relate to improvisation, still life, memory, music, poetry, movement, and self-reflection. A major theme in this class will be objectivity vs. subjectivity; young artists will be encouraged to ask themselves: how is the way I am making related to what I am making? We also will focus on a different art movements in order to gain a richer understanding of both the history and potential of image creation. Classes begin September 2

OAKLAND HIGH SCHOOL (OAKLAND)
2:00 – 4:00 1023 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94610
Teaching Artist NATASHA LOEWY – Collage
Students will learn the art and versatility of digital photography and art processes in creating collage works, and complete personal projects with their newfound skills. Assignments will encourage students to investigate individual culture and identity to create meaning in works of art. Classes begins August 26

FRIDAYS

 

SOMARTS (SOMA neighborhood)
4:30 – 6:30 pm, 934 Brannan Street, San Francisco, 94103
Teaching Artist MATTHEW GOLDBERG – Contemporary Ceramic Sculpture – Creating with Clay
This class will focus on different hand building techniques such as pinch, coil and slab construction, as well as some wheel throwing to create sculptures. Students will also learn how to treat the surface of their ceramics with stains, glazes, and various texture techniques. Beware-working with clay can be addicting! . Classes begin September 4

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ADOBE BOOKS (MISSION neighborhood)
4:30 – 6:30 pm 3130 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 21st Century Storytelling
Classes begin TBA

CITY STUDIO FINAL FALL EXHIBITION DECEMBER 13-19, reception on Tuesday, Dec. 15 4-5:30pm

DIEGO RIVERA GALLERY, SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE 800 Chestnut Street, San Francisco, 94133