Supply a general understanding of painting techniques and of the main theoretical and practical dynamics of the use of colour, as well as management of image tones and chromaticity.
Knowledge of oil and non oil painting techniques in their main performing dynamics.
Handling painting materials and possible interaction.
Image geometric and spatial decoding.
Understanding image tonal and chromatic values.
Image re-elaboration ability based on skills acquired.
The final exam will evaluate work done by the student during the course.
Philip Ball – Colore – Una biografia – edizioni BUR
Mauro Matteini, Arcangelo Moles – La chimica nel restauro – I materiali dell’arte pittorica – Nardini Editore
Maria Bazzi – ABECEDARIO PITTORICO – Neri Pozza Editore