Full program description
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Date(s): February 26 – 27 (Saturday – Sunday)
Course Number: #6015
Using a classic approach to transparent watercolor painting originally developed by the Early English painters, this class will review the 5 sequential applications necessary for this technique. Drawing, wet-in-wet, wet on dry, dry brush and point of brush. A one full day demo will be followed by a second full day of student’s application.
Frederick Brosen’s watercolors have been featured in over 30 solo museum and gallery exhibitions across the country, most recently at the South Street Seaport Museum and at Hirschl & Adler Modern in NYC, both in 2012. His work is in the permanent collection of over a dozen museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the New York Historical Society. He is the recipient of the City College of New York Career Achievement Award in 2011, and of two Pollack-Krasner Foundation grants. In 2006 a major exhibition of his watercolors was featured at the Museum of the City of New York in conjunction with the publication of a monograph of his NYC watercolors, with an introduction by Ric Burns, ‘Still New York’. In 2015 his work was featured in ‘Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland’, premiering at the Wadsworth Atheneum and traveling to 3 additional museums, concluding at the Brooklyn Museum in 2016. A solo show of his recent New York watercolors is scheduled to open in at Hirschl & Adler Modern in February 2020.
Artist Website: https://www.frederickbrosen.com/