Here are the details: CONCEPT: This is a drawing/painting workshop with moving dancers. We expect you to have prior knowledge of drawing and painting to be able to try out these challenging workshops. Please bring your own supplies. Please Read On to get more information before signing up… Thank you!
Place: Dixon Place, 161A Chrystie Street, NY 10002. ** ACCESS: THERE IS WHEELCHAIR ACCESS. PLEASE LET US KNOW IN ADVANCE. THANK YOU. Please let us know in advance.
Here are some guidelines at a glance: STANDARD RULES: Absolutely no photography or video recording without permission. Be friendly and respectful. Please turn off your cell phones when in workshop sessions. ADDITIONAL INFO: Regular session fee: $10 ADVANCE BOOKING. $15 At THE DOOR – CASH ONLY PLEASE. Limited to 15 spots only. Please RSVP here and reserve your spot by paying through eventbrite now: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nyc-drawing-the-dance-workshop-session-april-15-sun130-pm-tickets-44155997778
*Please arrive 15-20 minutes before the event, to set up.
*Overall session time is 2 hours. We will have 3 segments of 30 minutes drawing sessions of dancers doing their dance routines or rehearsing or improvising or exploring, with a 5 to 10 minutes break in between. Each segment will consist of 2,5,7 minutes poses and the last segment will have a 10 min pose. *Everyone cleans up.
*BRING ALL YOUR OWN MATERIALS, drawing boards, portable easels, or draw on pads on your laps, etc. There is a sink available in the bathroom for rinsing your brushes. (no sprays please).
*Be mindful of your belongings (wallet, phone, etc). The organizers of this meet up or the venue are not responsible for lost or stolen items.
*Each artist keeps his/her own drawings/paintings. The dancers and/or the organizers may request the artists for a photo of the art work. It will be at the artists’ discretion whether they want to share their art or not. NB: This workshop is a project of Creative Performances.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? This workshop is for adults only.
I DON’T KNOW HOW TO DRAW; IS THERE ANY INSTRUCTION OR WILL THERE BE AN INSTRUCTOR? – No, there won’t be any instruction or any instructor. We expect you to have prior knowledge of drawing and painting to try this challenging workshop.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? Here is the transportation link to Dixon Place: http://dixonplace.org/about-us/location/
Delancey and Essex Municipal Parking Garage on 105-113 Essex Street & 112-120 Ludlow Street, New York, NY 10002, is very affordable. $4.50 for the first hour, $2 per hour for additional hours, open 24/7. But, is about 5 few blocks from Dixon Place, about 7 min walk. What can/can’t I bring to the event? BRING ALL YOUR OWN MATERIALS, drawing boards, portable easels, or draw on pads on your laps, etc. There is a sink available in the bathroom for rinsing your brushes. (NO SPRAYS PLEASE).
Is my registration/ticket transferable? Yes. Just let us know in advance.
If your question is not answered here, please feel free to reach out to me. Thank you for your interest.