creative research gallery and drawing center
a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization

 

    

DRAWING CENTER STUDIO

  studio offerings year-round
making better artists

ABOUT OUR PROGRAM PROPOSE A COURSE WHY DRAW? OUR INSTRUCTORS STUDIO CALENDAR DARKROOM CALENDAR

NEW! ATELIER STUDYPASS — A YEAR-LONG STUDY PROGRAM
Attend Any and Every Drawing Center Offering Across A Year

WEEKLY OPEN PROGRAMS


Drawing As Mindfulness

Mondays, 7-9pm
Weekly Instructed sessions focused on activities (drawing, discussions, writing) promoting mindfulness of self and context.
Taught by Brigid O’Kane


Open Photography Lab Sessions

Wednesdays, Thursdays, & Sundays
6-10pm

Weekly uninstructed access to our analog darkroom and film processing facilities. Student discounts.

About Our Facilities and Equipment

MEDIA CATEGORY KEY

Drawing
Photography
Painting
Non-Media-Specific

 

IN-DEPTH STUDIO CLASSES


Drawing Essentials:

Space, Depth, & Perspective

Thursdays, January 10-29*
A 4-week, foundations-level drawing course.
Taught by Resident Instructor Samantha Haring.



Drawing Essentials:

Value

Thursdays, February 7-28
A 4-week, foundations-level drawing course.
Taught by Resident Instructor Samantha Haring.


Intro to B&W Photography

Sundays, October 21-December 2, 1-4pm
A four-week, step-by-step workshop exploring film photography and darkroom processes.  OPEN TO ALL.
Taught by Sharee Allen


Myths, Mausoleums, and the Macabre: A Plein Air Drawing Class in Cemeteries

Saturdays, September 8-October 27
10am-1pm

An 8-week, plein air drawing class exploring the contrasts of nature and our memorials.
Taught by Katie Baker.


Through Your Window:

Interior Spaces and Exterior Views

Sundays, October 14-December 9
12:30-3:30pm

An 8-week, painting class focused on strategies for interpreting still life and landscape simultaneously using windows as subject and inspiration.
Taught by Cole Carothers.

Scholarships Available!
For Teens & Emerging Artists

Drawing League Studio Membership
Half or Full-Year access to all open sessions, plus discounts on workshops and classes

WORKSHOPS & SPECIAL EVENTS


From Digital to Darkroom:

Creating and Using Negatives from
Digital Images

Sunday, November 11 or
Saturday, November 17, 1-4pm

A one-day workshop covering the production of analog negatives from digital sources, with a survey of the alternative darkroom processes these negatives allow.  OPEN TO ALL.
Taught by Photography Moderator Sharee Allen.



Drawing Marathon

Saturday & Sunday, December 8th & 9th
12 hours of life drawing with 2 models with a special
guest-artist moderator!



First Annual Fall Quarter Showcase & Open House
Saturday, December 15th, 6-9pm
A public celebration and display of the work created recently
at the Center by our program students, participants, and instructors.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!


FREE High School Open Figure Drawing Sampler

Tuesday
December 18, 7-9pm

For High School students and teachers



QuickDraw!

Details on our next QuickDraw event coming soon!


COMING SOON!

The Envision Project III

A FREE film photography program for teens, in partnership with the Ohio Arts Council and Ohio Civil Rights Commission.

Applications will be available in the coming weeks.

Gift Certificates Available!
Good for all programs


Map to Studio    |   Studio Calendar    |   Darkroom Calendar





Manifest's 15th season is funded in part by an impact grant
from ArtsWave, the Ohio Arts Council, and the generous contributions
of individual supporters who care deeply about the visual arts.



gallery hours:

tues-fri noon-7pm, sat noon-5pm
(or by special appointment)

closed Sun and Mon

Contribute to our Annual Fund

    


   


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2727 woodburn avenue
cincinnati, ohio 45206


drawing center map
4905 whetsel avenue
cincinnati, ohio 45227


  

 


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