An Introduction to Elements & Principles of Visual Art Practice
Visual art is a diverse and expressive field that offers endless possibilities for creative exploration. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist, understanding the elements and principles of art practice can help you develop your skills and create more impactful artworks.
The first session
Join artist and educator Argha Ganguly for a two-part workshop series exploring the key concepts of visual art practice. The first session, held on 16th March 2023, will introduce the fundamental elements and principles of art, including line, shape, color, texture, balance, and contrast. The session will cover how to apply these concepts in your artwork to create meaningful compositions.
The second session
The second session, held on 25th March 2023, will focus on the practical aspects of art practice, including display, planning, and exhibition. Participants will learn how to plan and organize an exhibition of their artwork, including choosing the right space, framing and mounting artwork, and marketing and promoting their work.
Argha Ganguly brings a wealth of experience to the workshop, having pursued an M.F.A. from Rabindra Bharati University in Kolkata and served as an Assistant Curator at the National Gallery of Modern Art in New Delhi. He is passionate about mentoring and encouraging students in drawing, painting, art history, and design thinking.