Roll up your sleeves and get ready for this hands-on building class! Using wood, newspaper rolls, wire and other found objects, young artists will delve into the fundamentals of building and structures. Inspired by artists Charles and Ray Eames, Andrea Zittel and maker-culture, students will think like engineers to strengthen brainstorming and illustrative abilities. Teaching Artists will guide students to experiment with scale and learn the tools needed to build a sound and sturdy construction. Expect to leave class with a collection of magical structures, big and small!
As an emerging New York artist originally from Oregon, Anthony Heinz May is fascinated by relationships humans have built with the natural environment. Experience between the natural and artificial surroundings of where he grew up and now lives respectively, creates the momentum and many points of intersection behind his artistic pursuits.