Fire In The Soul! | Dream Monsters and Surrealist Art | The Language of Art and the Art of Language

Description:

Session 1
Fire In The Soul!
22nd Jan 2022, 10am - 3.30pm
Kandinsky: "Each colour lives by its mysterious life (...) - to create an artwork is to create the world." Painting with Matisse, Miro, Picasso, Leger and Kandinsky you will gain an insight into their techniques, use of shape, colour and composition; as well as the ideas behind the artworks. Inspired by their thoughts and works - which according to Miro "must be conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness" - you will create your own colourful portfolio of masterpieces and ideas!

Session 2
Dream Monsters and Surrealist Art
5th Feb 2022, 10am - 3.30pm
Surrealist artists took inspiration from dreams, the unconscious mind, and memories of childhood. We shall make artworks inspired by the Surrealists' images and by drawing our own experiences and memories. We shall use elements of chance and randomness to create our own surrealist works in a variety of media.

Session 3
The Language of Art and the Art of Language
12th Mar 2022, 10am - 3.30pm
This project uses the contemporary and historical art collections at the Tate Britain to stimulate creative writing. From abstract poetry to the invention of characters of your Elizabethan soap opera, your imagination will be unleashed.

Location: London

Ages: 8-11

Cost: £135.00

Masterclass tutor: Tânia

Bio: Tânia is an experienced cultural educator, passionate about the arts and learning. After studying Arts Photography at the University for the Creative Arts, she completed her Masters in Arts Criticism and Management at the London City University. Since then, she has worked for a variety of organisations such as the Tate Galleries, the Royal Academy of Arts and Gift Courses; where she pursued her passion to inspire children through the arts. She currently works at the Houses of Parliament and at the Science Museum devising and delivering a wide range of educational interactive sessions to inspire and engage children of all ages.

Venue: Coram Campus

Address: 41 Brunswick Square, London, Greater London, WC1N 1AZ

Return to the masterclass listings page