Creativity and the Humanities

Enrich your life by nurturing a hidden talent! These classes give you time to rekindle long-suppressed artistic impulses, add something new and different to your routine and generally refire that part of your mind often dubbed the "right brain."

You know the feeling. You need to create something. Or find a resolution. But a great idea is nowhere to be found. So you're stuck. And each day that your'e stuck sets you back a little more. How do you get past it? Do you suffer through it until you have no choice but to finish or do you have a methodology for successfully breaking through creative block?

Saturday
Oct 10 - Oct 17
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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"We did not invent this."

Ibn al-Haytham, speaking of the camera obscura, first century C.E.

Monday
Oct 12 - Nov 16
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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There are many people who truly appreciate art, but at the same time feel intimidated, confused, or inarticulate when talking about it with others. This class is designed for those who have ever found themselves saying things like:

Thursday
Jun 25 - Jun 25
6:00-9:00 p.m.
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This class will build upon the foundation established in How to Talk About Art, or previous art or art history courses, and develop it further. During this engaging and entertaining evening students will discuss, critique, debate, and engage with other critically-thinking art lovers. The instructor will guide students in establishing their own scaffolding for developing and articulating individual and personal reactions to artworks.

Thursday
Jul 9 - Jul 9
6:00-9:00 p.m.
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