6 February – 27 March 2023
Spend Monday afternoons developing your skills in this Painting program covering styles such as Expressive Painting in Acrylics; and Contemporary Watercolour.
Start Date: Monday 6 February 2023
End Date: Monday 27 March 2023
Time: 4.30–6.30 pm
Number of classes: 8
Age: Senior High School Students (ages 15-17)
Level: All levels
Full fee: $360 per person
Location: National Art School, Cnr Forbes and Burton Streets, Darlinghurst 2010
The Art Club Workshops for High School students are designed to enhance and extend students’ technical, conceptual, and intellectual skills under the direction of experienced artists, through intensive practical study in the disciplines offered at NAS as well as engaging in an experience of NAS studios and campus. Students will develop their skill sets whilst investigating a variety of media and techniques. Each term is based on a separate discipline. Students will be provided with a list of materials to bring along once booked in.
Luke Thurgate is an artist and educator currently based in Sydney. He teaches in the BFA program at the National Art School where he is a Master of Fine Art alumni in drawing. Luke has previously worked in public programming and education roles at Adelaide Central School of Art, Art Gallery of South Australia, and Newcastle Art Gallery. Luke has had numerous solo and group exhibitions and has recently been a finalist in the Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award, the Dobell Drawing Prize and the Tom Bass Prize for Figurative Sculpture. Luke is represented in NSW by .M Contemporary.