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Online Lecture: Hands-On With an Architect — Drawing the Parthenon

Join us on Thursday, November 10, 2022, at 2 p.m. (ET)/ 11 a.m. (PT) for a one-hour hands-on experience learning to draw the Parthenon.
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Online Program

Online Lecture: Hands-On With an Architect — Drawing the Parthenon

Join us on Thursday, November 10, 2022, at 2 p.m. (ET)/ 11 a.m. (PT) for a one-hour hands-on experience learning to draw the Parthenon.
Length
1 hour
Starts at
25
Length
1 hour
New
Starts at
25
Program No. 24553RJ

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Rediscover your love of drawing, sprinkled with a little history for good measure. Join architect Mark Kean for a hands-on experience learning to sketch the Parthenon. Why has this landmark persisted from antiquity to today? Learn about the rules, elements and harmony of Classical architecture and design while sketching the Parthenon, a temple dedicated to the patron saint of Athens — the goddess Athena. Today, half of this landmark’s surviving sculptures now reside in the British Museum. But did you know that there’s also a full-scale Parthenon in Nashville that was built in 1897? To make the most out of this lesson, visit https://www.roadscholar.org/sketching for important resources and details. Then, you’re all set to partake in this virtual draw-along lesson with Professor Keane, one in a series of learn-to-draw, “history at hand” events. RECOMMENDED PREPARATION No drawing experience is necessary. The link below will assist you in three simple steps to prepare for this program: 1) Acquire the recommended drawing pencils and sharpen them 2) Download and print the base drawing template 3) Watch Professor Keane’s introductory video Here is the link to get started: https://www.roadscholar.org/sketching

General Notes

This lecture, “Online Lecture: Hands-On With an Architect — Drawing The Parthenon” (program # 24553), is the second in a series of lectures focused on architectural sketching presented by Mark Keane. This 4-part series is held monthly. The first in the series “Online Lecture: Hands-On With an Architect — Drawing Notre Dame” (program # 24554 on October 13, 2022, at 2 p.m. ET/ 11 a.m. PT) is offered for free. We also invite you to enroll in "Online Lecture: Hands-On With an Architect — Drawing Florence Cathedral” (program # 24551 on December 1, 2022, at 2 p.m. ET/ 11 a.m. PT), and "Online Lecture: Hands-On With an Architect —Drawing a Frank Lloyd Wright House” (program # 24552 on January 19 , 2023, at 2 p.m. ET/ 11 a.m. PT) each at a cost of $25 per lecture.
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Mark Keane
Professor Emeritus Mark Keane has completed 40 years of architecture instruction, the last 15 years developing online draw-along lecture series. He specializes in courses on introductory principles in architecture; sketching drawing, and rendering; Frank Lloyd Wright; American and European architectural history. He has delivered 27 study abroad programs in Europe with a concentration in Paris. Professor Keane is an architect and partner at Studio1032 and President of NEXT.cc, a non-profit, free K-12 eco-design website with current global outreach to more than 180 countries.

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Professor Emeritus Mark Keane has completed 40 years of architecture instruction, the last 15 years developing online draw-along lecture series. He specializes in courses on introductory principles in architecture; sketching drawing, and rendering; Frank Lloyd Wright; American and European architectural history. He has delivered 27 study abroad programs in Europe with a concentration in Paris. Professor Keane is an architect and partner at Studio1032 and President of NEXT.cc, a non-profit, free K-12 eco-design website with current global outreach to more than 180 countries.





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