Advanced Placement Studio Art
Grades 11, 12
This course is designed for the highly motivated art student committed to producing quality, two-dimensional artwork. The student artist creates a portfolio of artwork over the course of the school year. Each portfolio comprises three sections: a quality section made up of five matted works of art; a section made up of twelve compositions showing diversity in a variety of mediums; and a series of twelve compositions documenting the student’s exploration of a specific area of concentration that he or she designs. Members of this class are exposed to demonstrations and videos aimed at presenting a variety of approaches and techniques in drawing and painting.
Prerequisites: Art I, Art II, and Art III.