Drawing in Preparation for a Composition – The Morgan Library (06/13/16)
The Morgan Library and Museum – Drawing in Preparation for a Composition
This listing is for a special all day event at The Morgan Library on Monday June 13th, when the museum is closed to the public. Limited availability, advance reservations recommended.
Tickets: $35; $25 for members. $10 for students with a valid school ID
Immerse yourself in a day of drawing led by artist Sam Messer, Associate Dean and professor at the Yale School of Art and artist Thomas Newbolt, Senior faculty at the Royal Drawing School. Participants will sketch from clothed models in the Morgan’s light-filled Gilbert Court and enjoy private access to the museum as they take inspiration from Rembrandt’s preparatory drawings and works in the exhibition, Rembrandt’s First Masterpiece. Presented in collaboration with the Royal Drawing School, London.
Easels, boards, and drawing paper will be provided. Participants should bring drawing materials. While personal sketchbooks, conte crayons, crayons, pencil, and colored pencil are encouraged, ink, paint, markers, charcoal, chalk, and pastels are not permitted. Participants must be 18 or older.Event Link