Drawing: Second Year

Drawing Anatomy


Through drawing, students study the design and function of the figure. The proportions and architecture of the human form are analyzed. Insight into the construction of the body is achieved through skeletal and muscular studies and conceptual applications of 3-D form. A selection of masterworks is emulated.

3 credits
Prerequisite: VAFA100 (C or better) and VAFA103 (C or better)
Corequisite: None

Figure Drawing


Students integrate and review the drawing experiences of the previous drawing classes. The figure is expressed within complex situations dealing with spatial concepts and composition through extended problems. These exercises encompass relationships to interior spaces, landscape, and still life situations.

3 credits
Prerequisite: VAFA200(C or better) or Permission of the Department of the Arts
Corequisite: None