Portfolio Preparation for Foundation - Fine Art
Are you considering applying to a Foundation course at Central Saint Martins or elsewhere but need to develop your portfolio? Do you need one-to-one tuition in fine art by a tutor with extensive experience of the application process? Regardless of your age, experience or ability this course is an excellent place to begin...
Taught by: Tim Ellis, Tutor to be confirmed.
Tim Ellis’s unique approach to making revolves around his idea that ³a being has a primeval desire to want to belong to something greater than oneself.
His work is regularly exhibited in the UK and internationally and has featured at galleries and museums including: Identity Contemporary (Hong Kong) Fold Gallery (London) Horatio Junior (London), Furini Contemporary (Rome), Spacex (Exeter), Primopiano (Lugano, Switzerland), Schirn Kunsthalle (Frankfurt), CAPC (Bordeaux), Simon Oldfield (London), Saatchi Gallery (London), Brown Gallery (London), A Foundation (London). Ellis was shortlisted for the 2010 John Moores Painting Prize; and a Glenfiddich Artist in Residence in 2011.
See Tim’s work at www.timellis.org
Please bring with you to the first session:
- a pen
- a sketchbook
During the course (but not on the first session), you will also need:
- A few sheets of cartridge paper
- A selection of drawing Pencils
- A4 Sketchbook
- Stanley Knife
- A small selection of Brushes
- Masking Tape
- Something to mix paint on such as an old plate or a pallete
- A Pritt/glue stick