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Extremes & In Betweens: Animating in Photoshop with Visiting Artist Artist Johannes DeYoung #1093

This course explores frame-based animation in Adobe Photoshop. Students examine the underlying principles of animation through a variety of methods, including sequential drawing, digital collage, and composing. This course is open to students will all levels of experience. Prerequisite: Basic familiarity with Mac OS is required.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artist: Visiting Artist Johannes DeYoung
Day & Duration: Saturday, 1 day
August 15 / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Media Lab
Tuition: $35 ($44 nonmember)

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About the Teaching Artist

Johannes DeYoung received his BFA from the University of Louisville and his MFA from the Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2006. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including recent exhibitions at Robert Miller Gallery and Jeff Bailey Gallery in New York. Johannes was named Lecturer at the Yale University School of Art in 2009, and subsequently named Critic in Film / Video / Interdisciplinary Studies at the Yale University School of Art in 2012.

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Drawing Interactions: Designing in Flash with Visiting Artist Johannes DeYoung #1094

In this class, participants will explore the drawing and programming tools available in Adobe Flash. Students will create drawings that respond to screen-based interactions. This course is open to students with some experience working with Adobe Creative Suite applications, including Photoshop & Illustrator. Prerequisite: Basic familiarity with Mac OS is required.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artist: Visiting Artist Johannes DeYoung
Day & Duration: Saturday, 1 day
August 15 / 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Location: Media Lab
Tuition: $35 ($44 nonmember)

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About the Teaching Artist

Johannes DeYoung received his BFA from the University of Louisville and his MFA from the Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2006. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including recent exhibitions at Robert Miller Gallery and Jeff Bailey Gallery in New York. Johannes was named Lecturer at the Yale University School of Art in 2009, and subsequently named Critic in Film / Video / Interdisciplinary Studies at the Yale University School of Art in 2012.

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Experimental Animation with Visiting Artist Johannes DeYoung #1095

This class explores stop-motion animation as a vehicle to synthesize a variety of material forms. Students utilize photographic sequencing to produce moving-images based on drawing, painting, and sculpture. During the first half of the course, participants will spend time creating and photographing kinetic artwork in the studio; during the second half of the course, students will compile image sequences into animated video, exploring various methods of timing, spacing, and compositing animation.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artist: Visiting Artist Johannes DeYoung & Natalie Westbrook
Day & Duration: Sunday, 1 day
August 16 / 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Media Lab
Tuition: $70 ($94 nonmember)

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About the Teaching Artist

Johannes DeYoung received his BFA from the University of Louisville and his MFA from the Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2006. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including recent exhibitions at Robert Miller Gallery and Jeff Bailey Gallery in New York. Johannes was named Lecturer at the Yale University School of Art in 2009, and subsequently named Critic in Film / Video / Interdisciplinary Studies at the Yale University School of Art in 2012.

Natalie Westbrook received her BFA from The Cooper Union School of Art, her MA in Critical and Curatorial Studies from the University of Louisville, and her MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Yale University. Her work has been exhibited nationally, including recent exhibitions at Robert Miller Gallery; New York, NY, Interstate Projects; Brooklyn, NY, Reynolds Gallery; Richmond, VA, Bushwick Basel 2012, Vaudeville Park; Brooklyn, NY, and Co/Lab at Art Platform Los Angeles, CA. She was awarded Haleakala Artist in Residence in 2013. She is the recipient of the Robert Schoelkopf Memorial Travel Grant and the Carol Schlosberg Memorial Prize for Excellence in Painting. In 2011, Natalie was appointed Lecturer at the Yale School of Art.

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