Introduction to the Visual Arts

School of Art, Long Beach State University
Jan Davids
Jan Davids


Plaster Casting
Plaster Casting

Seal Beach Pier

Summer Art @The Beach

Each week we'll do 3 things:

Living Artist

Research, Discuss & Blog about our Living Artist of the week.

Art Activity

Try a different Art Activity each week and blog about your experience.

Art Talk

Watch a short Art History/Art Ideas video and discuss online.

Weekly Posts

News, Updates, Points & Info on our Art 110 Course
How I spent my Summer Vacation
Some of my creative, and teaching (and creative teaching) activities for Summer 2018.
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Wk 4: Graffiti Writing
It's Graffiti Week in Art 110. We'll try some Graffiti Writing, research the writer Revok, and discuss the film Bomb It. Plus points updates, samples...
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Wk 3: Secret Architectures!
Yay 4 last week's awesome vlogs! This week we're on to Secret Architecture, Classical Greece & Rome, and the art of Maika Elan.
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Course Docs

Everything you ever wanted to know about taking this class: