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Workshop #2: The Artwork Class

Tuesday, June 1, and Thursday, June 3, 5:45-7:15 p.m.

Filming on Saturday, June 5, time TBA

Join Draca, a mantis shrimp, who teaches a paint-and-sip model artwork course and whose unique eyes bestow her with a vibrant shade spectrum together with ultraviolet, infrared, and polarized gentle. Draca’s course is filled with pupils (pun meant) whose diverse eye constructions make for pretty various interpretations of their issue, ranging from dichromatic to large contrast to panoramic and everywhere you go in among. Each classes are 5:45 to 7:15 p.m., with filming on June 5.

In this workshop, we will dive into the visual lifetime of the different animal members in Draca’s painting course, applying portray and visible arts to acquire a appear at the distinctive eyes and visible receptors in the animal kingdom. We will analysis distinctive structures of eyes like compound eyes and chambered eyes, rod and from dichromatic cone receptor cells, pupil shape, and we’ll use visible arts to express and discover these variances in notion.

Tuesday, June 22, and Thursday, June 24, 5:45-7:15 p.m.

Filming on June 26, time TBA

The Imp is the human phenotype, that is that specimen which is the epitome of the species homo sapien. All through her dance, the Imp un-develops in a motion retrograde of attributes that make the quintessential human: what differentiates individuals from apes, apes from other primates, primates from other mammals, mammals from reptiles, etcetera.