Public Education Courses

Public Education Course Details and FAQs

Public Education is now offering our Spring 2021 course schedule online. Please read additional details below regarding our summer offerings. 

We will keep students informed as soon as we know more.

  • Public Education courses will be taking place online. All course times are PST. 
  • Instructors and students will have the flexibility to make any necessary adjustments to meeting times.
  • Class hours include studio hours and the instructor’s office hours. This will be discussed in more detail at your first course meeting.

Deepen your practice through course instruction that complements and enhances skills, knowledge, and concept.

View our current course offerings below. Our course table is sortable by medium, price, day of the week, faculty name, and course title to help you find what you are looking for. Trying to locate a specific class? Use the search bar below to type in keywords.

Courses fill on a first-come, first-serve basis. Early registration is recommended.

Course schedules are posted a month prior to the registration start date.

SPRING 2021 
Registration opens Feb 1, 2021
Courses run late Mar–May

Registration opens Apr 1, 2021
Courses run Jun–Aug

Spring 2021 Course Schedule

Introductory/Intermediate Oil Painting (ONLINE)
March 11 - April 29, 2021
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursdays Robert Xavier Burden Oil painting fundamentals, such as drawing, brushwork, color theory, and the technical manipulation of paint. $400 Painting Register
Horizons of the Metaverse (Online)
April 6 - April 27, 2021
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesdays Judit Navratil + Beatriz Escobar Experiment with working in a social VR space and combining multiple media to push the boundaries of embodied practices and digital art. $200 Art & Technology Register
Painting Critique Seminar (ONLINE)
April 1 - May 20, 2021
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Thursdays Lauren Jade Szabo Artists present finished or unfinished works to one another in order to gain feedback on how the work is “read” and how to progress further. $250 Painting Register
Further Feminist Art and Culture (Online)
March 9 - May 11, 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Tuesdays Joyce Burstein Students will be exposed to a broad cross section of Feminist Art through viewing and dialogue with the goal of engaging a feminist gaze. $350 Artist-Driven Experience Register
Personal Projects in Photography (Online)
April 15 - May 20, 2021
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Thursdays Victoria Mara Heilweil Whether this is the first time you are creating a personal project, or you are stuck in your process and would like some feedback to help refine and complete an existing series, this class is for you. $300 Photography Register