Drawing Explained: Film preview and panel discussion

drawing explained

“The very brilliant idea that a simple outline might have the ability to evoke an object or event in its absence, emerges relatively late in the history of drawing”.

Tania Kovats will be chairing a panel discussion at a screening of UAL’s Rootstein Hopkin’s Professor of Drawing, Stephen Farthing’s recent film, Drawing Explained  on April 22 at London College of Coomunication.

Paul Noble, artist and Turner Prize nominee (2012) will join curator Isabel Seligman, Stephen Farthing and Tania Kovats on the panel, to interrogate the film’s content and invite responses from the audience.

The resulting discussion will inform the final cut of Professor Stephen Farthing’s film, intended to be used as an aid to teaching drawing at University of the Arts London.

Drawing Explained
22 April, 6pm  -8pm
Lecture Theatre A
LCC
Elephant & Castle
London
SE1 6SB

Book now: http://events.arts.ac.uk/event/2016/4/22/Drawing-Explained-A-Film-Preview-Panel-Discussion/

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Tania Kovats is an artist, author of a number of key texts on drawing and Course Director of MA Drawing at Wimbledon College of Arts.

Paul Noble, Artist and draftsman was nominated for the 2012 Turner Prize for the solo exhibition “Welcome to Nobson,” Gagosian Gallery, London (2011).

Isabel Seligman is the curator of the ‘Lines of Thought’ a drawing show generated by the British Museum, that was funded by the Bridget Riley Art Foundation to encourage art students to draw.

Professor Stephen Farthing is an artist and Rootstein Hopkins Chair of Drawing at University of the Arts London.

 

Image credit: Drawing Explained – A film by Stephen Farthing & Gareth Johnson