Art making classes at the Rubin Museum provide participants with opportunities to deeply reflect on Himalayan art through artistic expression, while developing individual artistic skill through different mediums. Experienced artist-instructors guide participants in small class settings that take place after hours in museum galleries and designated art studio spaces.
CREATING DEITIES: EXPLORING INNER GUIDES OF STRENGTH, LOVE, AND INSIGHT
Wednesdays, October 1-22, 6:00-8:00 PM
Course Fee: $125; 10% off for members
Prime your creativity pump! Tap into a wellspring of timeless wisdom that refreshes and revives with artist, Janet Morgan. Explore the archetypal power of Hindu and Buddhist deities at the Rubin Museum through lively gallery discussions, dynamic movement, and by creating works of art that will tap into your own inner deities of strength, love, insight. With Janet as your guide, you will look, learn, and create with a sense of joy and adventure.
No experience necessary. All materials included. Registration is required, as space is limited.
About the Artist
Janet Morgan has depicted hundreds of deities in her large paintings, reimagining the traditional ones and inventing new ones. Her work is inspired by a desire to find the underlying energy sources in and around us, in nature, in the human and in the divine. She has taught at the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors, and been artist in residence at the Omega Institute and Death Valley National Park. Her work has been widely exhibited, from the National Museum of Art of Kyrgyzstan to Burning Man.
Requests for cancellation made at least one week prior to the first class will be refunded for the full amount. Requests made within one week and prior to 48 hours before the first class will be refunded for ½ of the total amount paid. Requests made within 48 hours of the first class will not be refunded.
12 - 2 p.m.
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