This college preparatory course engages students in creating and understanding expressive works of art. Students gain an overview of major movements in art history and study important works of art that expand the contemporary imagination. Students learn various techniques and the use of media, materials, and equipment, gaining a broad understanding of art historical references in order to give increased depth to their own creative expression. Students reflect on their own artwork and respond to the artwork of others through writing and discussion.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921