The studies leading to the Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees are organised in subject areas. The targets of undergraduate schooling are to assist students understand supplies and to develop a way of form, via coaching in basic Japanese painting methods; to foster the capability to work as artistic artists; and to train people capable of offering instruction in numerous arts-associated areas.
The studio pursues research in Japanese painting within the areas of each creative work and materials, with the purpose of training up to date Japanese painters capable of efficient self-expression, based mostly on due consideration of traditional materials and methods and the contemporary surroundings.
With origins within the Center Ages and Historic Greek/Roman artwork, still life paintings give the artist extra leeway in the association of design elements inside a composition than do paintings of different varieties of subjects reminiscent of panorama or portraiture Still life paintings, particularly earlier than 1700, usually contained non secular and allegorical symbolism relating to the objects depicted.
Recognizing the fading use of Japanese painting materials and methods, the actions of Studio 2 embrace lectures based on current research findings on materials and implements corresponding to pigments, glue, and brushes, along with paper, silk, and ink, in addition to sensible training in exhibiting works based mostly on such materials and techniques.
These genres are: Portraits (either particular person or group); landscapes; historical past painting (regardless of the title, these needn’t characterize a historic occasion, however slightly comprise a narrative and underlying message, usually of a moral nature); still life; and style-portray (scenes from everyday life).