Art Portfolio Preparation.
Pre-College Classes. New York.
Cooper Union, MICA, PAFA, Pratt, SVA, Parsons, FIT,
Cornell, Art Institute of Chicago, SVA, Repin Academy,
Vassar and many many others.
School students working from live models
Portfolios Reviewed by Colleges
Alumni Success Stories
Semester: September 19 - December 11
Winter Semester: January 4 - March 29 (12 weeks)
Spring Semester: April 4 - June 25 (12 weeks)
Summer: July 6 - August 31 (8 weeks)
register for Spring (April 3 - June 25) call (718)
937-1300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Portfolio/Art for Teens. Drawing and Painting from
Observation. Focus on the human form. Developing personal
age is 13.
Class. Mostly Drawing.
this 12 weeks course which should be continued by a
student through more than one semester, students will
focus on accurately representing the form on paper
mastering a variety of media like penil, charcoal, pen
and ink and possibly watercolor. Students will progress
from still life to the human form (portrait,
self-portrait and male and female nude figure). While
learning the fundamental principles of art such as
perspective, proportions, light and shade, students are
encouraged to make the work expressive and personal, so
that it fully reflects their unique artistic
individuality. Each class will include a short art
history lecture. Please note, that partially clothed
models are used in this class, parental conscent is
Class. Mostly Painting.
class, taught in a similar fashion as the Saturday one
will focus on oil painting techniques. Progression
will be from still life to portrait to figure. However,
if you are new to Bridgeview, you should first take the
Saturday Drawing class to prepare yourself better for
Painting. Or, you can take both classes during the same
Saturday and Sunday classes, time permitting, visits to
studios of practicing artists and field trips to Museums
will also be arranged in addition to working in class.
additional benefit for students, Bridgeview invites
college admissions councilors who talk about their
colleges and also review students' portfolios.
3.30 - 6.30 p.m. (12 three-hour classes)
$300 (Summer - 8 weeks, July 5 - August 30)
will be given a list of supplies for this course.
Supplies are not included in this class.
Painting on Location. Paint New York.
painting class will meet on location. Variety of
inspiring locations will be explored including New York
Central Park, waterfronts and etc. New York scenery has
inspired many artists of the past including Child Hassam
and William Meritt Chase, to just name a few. Guided by
an experienced master artist students will pick a subject
and record their feelings through form and color. Aspects
of composition, color mixing, perspective and scale will
may choose their own materials such as watercolor,
pastels, oils or pencils.
to be posted
Bridgeview student Sasha
Miasnikova painting in France. Bridgeview Art Camp
be included in a portfolio
Excerpts from article by Kavin Buck,
Recruitment and Outreach Director for the School of Arts
and Architecture at UCLA
College Portfolio Class