A lecture and demo the first day will present several aspects of landscape drawing; classical composition, understanding tree structure, cloud formations, aerial perspective, etc. The second day students will work on their own landscape drawing under the instructor’s guidance.
Please bring in a photograph you would like to work from.
Frederick Brosen’s watercolors have been featured in over thirty solo museum and gallery exhibitions across the country, most recently at the South Street Seaport Museum and at Hirschl & Adler Modern in New York City, both in 2012. His work is in the permanent collections 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 (2011) and of two Pollock-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 Still New York, a monograph of his New York City watercolors with an introduction by Ric Burns.
Mr. Brosen is represented by Hirschl & Adler Modern in New York. In 2015 his work was featured in Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, premiering at the Wadsworth Atheneum before traveling to three additional museums. The exhibit concluded at the Brooklyn Museum in 2016.
In 2016 a solo exhibition of Mr. Brosen’s Rome and Florence watercolors was shown at Hirschl & Adler Modern, and February 15th- March 24th, 2018 an exhibition of his most recent floral and rooftop works is being shown at Garvey/Simon Gallery in Chelsea.