The Art of Abstraction

The Digital Media and Photography  classes are currently learning about famous artists, both past and present.  Students are learning about various famous pieces of artwork and the various style of art they fall into.  Students are now selecting their own favorite pieces of artwork and will abstract them using filters in Photoshop.  Abstract art breaks away from a traditional representation of objects.  It explores the relationship of forms and colors, whereas traditional art represents the world in recognizable images.

Mimi W., Advanced Photography student, says she enjoys this project because she gets to "make the pieces more colorful!"  These abstract images will then be used to create coasters that will be for sale in Gateway Gallery in the near future.  Check out Mimi's abstraction of Vincent Van Gogh's famous painting "Sunflowers".  Great job, Mimi!

You Can Help

Upcoming Events

September 21, 2018 5:00pm to November 2, 2018 4:00pm
Current exhibition at Gateway Gallery
October 27, 2018
9:00am to 1:00pm
5th Annual Wings for All at PTI
November 9, 2018
5:00pm to 7:30pm
Opening reception for Gateway Gallery's exhibit BUY SOME CHEER
December 1, 2018
11:00am to 4:00pm
Holiday Open House