Week 1: Acrylic Painting: Still Life Exploration
Create vibrant acrylic paintings of still life arrangements, exploring composition, color theory, and the use of light and shadow to bring objects to life.
Week 2: Digital Illustration: Character Design
Use digital illustration techniques to design and depict original characters, focusing on character development, anatomy, and visual storytelling.
Week 3: Sculpture: Found Object Assemblage
Create sculptures using found objects and assemblage techniques, exploring the transformation of everyday materials into artistic compositions.
Week 4: Collage Art: Photomontage
Experiment with photomontage techniques to create visually striking and conceptually rich collages, exploring juxtaposition, narrative, and social commentary.
Week 5: Photography: Experimental Light Painting
Explore the art of light painting in photography, using long exposures and light sources to create abstract and ethereal images.
Week 6: Graphic Design: Magazine Layout
Design layouts for a magazine spread, considering typography, visual hierarchy, and the integration of text and images to create engaging visual narratives.
Week 7: Printmaking: Monotype Prints
Create monotype prints using a variety of techniques, exploring the spontaneous and unique qualities of this printmaking process.
Week 8: Animation: Motion Graphics
Learn basic principles of motion graphics and create animated sequences, combining graphic design, animation, and storytelling.
Week 9: Textile Art: Wearable Sculptures
Design and create wearable sculptures using textiles and mixed media, exploring the intersection of fashion, art, and self-expression.
Week 10: Street Art: Sticker Bombing
Explore the art of sticker bombing by creating and strategically placing stickers in public spaces, expressing personal messages or artistic statements.
Week 11: Experimental Film: Visual Poetry
Produce experimental short films that convey emotions and ideas through visual poetry, using imagery, editing techniques, and sound to create a sensory experience.
Week 12: Ceramic Pottery: Glaze Exploration
Experiment with different glazing techniques in ceramics, creating unique surface effects and textures on pottery pieces.
Week 13: Digital Collage: Abstract Narratives
Create abstract digital collages that tell visual stories through the combination of fragmented images, textures, and shapes.
Week 14: Photography: Environmental Portraits
Capture environmental portraits that portray individuals within their meaningful or significant surroundings, exploring the relationship between people and their environments.
Week 15: Installation Art: Interactive Installations
Create interactive installation artworks that engage the audience physically or emotionally, using various materials and technologies.
Week 16: Graphic Design: Logo Redesign
Redesign logos for existing brands, considering brand identity, simplicity, and visual impact to create effective and modern logo designs.
Week 17: Mixed Media Painting: Expressive Landscapes
Create mixed media paintings of landscapes, incorporating various materials and techniques to evoke emotions and convey a sense of place.
Week 18: Film Production: Experimental Narrative
Plan, shoot, and edit an experimental narrative film that challenges conventional storytelling techniques and explores innovative approaches.
Week 19: Fashion Design: Sustainable Fashion
Design and create sustainable fashion garments that consider eco-friendly materials, ethical production, and innovative design concepts.
Week 20: Digital Art: Concept Art for Animation
Create digital concept art for animation projects, designing characters, environments, and props that support storytelling and visual development.
Week 21: Photography: Urban Exploration
Capture the urban environment through the lens of street photography, focusing on unique perspectives, moments, and the dynamics of city life.
Week 22: Collagraph Printmaking: Textured Landscapes
Create collagraph prints inspired by landscapes, using textured materials and layering techniques to capture the depth and beauty of natural scenery.
Week 23: Graphic Design: Poster Campaign
Design a series of posters for a social or environmental cause, employing graphic design principles and visual communication to raise awareness.
Week 24: Abstract Sculpture: Geometric Forms
Create abstract sculptures using geometric forms and materials such as wire, wood, or metal, exploring balance, symmetry, and spatial relationships.
Week 25: Digital Painting: Concept Art for Games
Use digital painting techniques to create concept art for video games, designing characters, environments, or key moments that capture the essence of the game.
Week 26: Photography: Documentary Storytelling
Develop a documentary photography series that tells a compelling story or highlights a social issue, using images to raise awareness and provoke discussion.
Week 27: Film Genre Study: Cinematic Homage
Produce short films that pay homage to specific film genres or iconic filmmakers, exploring cinematic techniques, genre conventions, and narrative styles.
Week 28: Sculpture: Expressive Figures
Create expressive figurative sculptures that convey emotions and tell stories, exploring form, movement, and the use of materials to capture the human essence.
Week 29: Digital Art: Surrealistic Landscapes
Create digital artworks that depict surrealistic landscapes, combining elements from different environments to create dreamlike and imaginative compositions.
Week 30: Photography: Experimental Self-Portraits
Explore self-portraiture through experimental photography techniques, pushing the boundaries of self-expression and representation.
Week 31: Documentary Film: Personal Stories
Plan, shoot, and edit a documentary film that explores personal stories, capturing intimate moments, and sharing experiences that resonate with audiences.
Week 32: Ceramic Sculpture: Narrative Vessels
Create narrative ceramic vessels that tell stories through form, surface design, and symbolic elements, reflecting personal or cultural narratives.
Week 33: Collage Art: Pop Art Remix
Create pop art-inspired collages that remix and reinterpret popular culture and iconic imagery, exploring consumerism, mass media, and cultural references.
Week 34: Motion Graphics: Title Sequences
Create dynamic and visually engaging title sequences for films or videos, using motion graphics techniques to capture the essence and mood of the content.
Week 35: Public Art: Community Engagement
Collaborate with the local community to create a public art installation or mural that reflects community values, history, or aspirations.
Week 36: Portfolio Development: Showcase of Artistic Growth
Curate and refine a comprehensive portfolio that showcases the students’ best artworks, reflecting their artistic growth, skills, and unique artistic voice.