10 - 27 46 Ave, second floor, Long Island City NY 11101
Tel. (718) 937-1300
or (301) 681-6987
|Art Classes in Mahattan at
the Metropolitan Museum
2015 - 2016 Academic Calendar
2015 Semester: September 21 - December 13 (12 weeks)
To register or inquire call (718) 937-1300
Art Classes & Drawing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park, and other Museums.
Minimum age for this class is 12. There is nothing more inspiring than studying the masterpieces at the Met. This is an instructed three-hour class taught by Tatyana Zhurkov . Each session begins with a short introduction to a specific period or art genre. Afterwords each student, as advised by the instructor, chooses an object or painting that he wants to sketch from. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist, sketching from the Old Masters will open a window into the great mind of a genious. Individual critiques covering the basics of drawing such as proportions, value, construction and perspective will be offered. Class size is limited to 12 students.
Fridays 6 -
Tatyana Zhurkov is a Bridgeview instructor who teaches Art Museum courses.
Tatyana received her training as a classical sculptor from the Rerich College of Art in St. Petersburg, Russia. She continued her training in theater and set design at the Institute of Theater, Music and Cinematography, also in St. Petersburg. When she came to America, she received additional training in Fashion Design from Parson's School of Design in New York.
Tatyana Zhurkov is a recepient of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation's Award. In 2001, she had a solo exhibit at the State Russian Museum in St. Petersburg. Zhurkov's work is included in major museum collections:
Renwick Gallery of
the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian
Institution, Washington DC
Materials. Sharpened pencils HB, B or 2B, eraser. Color pencils are optional. Drawing pad or separate paper sheets with a clip board. Paper size no larger than 12 x 17.
Museum fees. Metropolitan Museum has pay as much as you wish policy. Ticket prices are not included in tuition fees
Withdrawal policy. Students can withdraw before the first day of class by notifying the school by telephone, e-mail or in person. Full refund will be provided. Students can withdraw after the first day of class, in which case they lose 1/3 of tuition. Also, Bridgeview has the right to expel children who are disruptive to the class. In such case, we will return the unused portion of tuition minus $50 fee.