Figure Drawing, Painting, and Design

Michael Burban

Michael Burban Drawing
Michael Burban

Class Description

Mr. Burban encourages individuality of expression through an exact analysis of the elements used to draw or paint the figure in compositional structure and pictorial space. This class is for beginning, intermediate, and advanced students. Along with lectures the instructor will work with each student individually addressing the issues and concerns relevant to their level.

About the Instructor

Michael Burban is a New York based artist who works in drawing, painting, and installation media. In addition to The Art Students League of New York, he has taught and lectured at The National Academy of Design, Cooper Union and Columbia University to name a few. Mr. Burban has also coordinated painting and drawing workshops in the States and abroad. His book Lessons from Michelangelo was published by Watson-Guptill (1986). He has exhibited at at several New York area galleries and his drawings are in many private collections.

“I have sown the seeds of faithfulness. I have drawn wonderful pictures and opened so many curtains. Maybe you will get to know us.”    —Rumi

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