Thanksgiving Virtual Drawing Marathon
Drawing from knowledge, memory and imagination as reference, participants will create a drawing per minute as a loosening-up exercise. The running theme of the session is “all that we are grateful for.”
Supplies: 100 sheets of paper (any size), drawing materials that allow for quick, loose lines; consider ink, oil stick and/or soft graphite pencils.
Faculty: Peter Hristoff, fine artist
SVACE Course: Inventory Drawing
Study with Peter Hristoff this spring. Courses begin on January 25, 2021.
Peter Hristoff was born 1958 in Istanbul. He immigrated to New York with his family in 1963. He graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York in 1981, and completed his master’s degree at Hunter College, City University of New York in 1983. In the mid-1980s, he started dividing his time between Turkey and the U.S. Hristoff describes his work as exploring themes of joy, sorrow, hope, despair, belief and desire. He is the recipient of the Joan Mitchell Award in Painting, the New York Foundation for the Arts Award in Drawing, and the Moon and Stars Project Grant.
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