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Sketch Class: Portraiture, Interpreted

January 25, 2018
Ryan Learning Center, Studio A
$165 members, $190 nonmembers

Six Thursdays
January 25–March 1

Multi-session sketch classes offer the chance to draw in the museum's galleries under the guidance of experienced instructors. All materials will be provided.

Investigate the portrait, in all its complexities, from literal images of the face to metaphorical and abstract expressions of self and identity. The museum’s collection and special exhibitions, including Andrew Lord: Unslumbrous Night and Dress Codes: Portrait Photographs from the Collection, will provide inspiration.

See all upcoming sketch classes and workshops. For additional information, please call (312) 443-3680 or e-mail Classes are recommended for ages 16 and up. 

Class is for all levels of experience.

To request an accessibility accommodation for an Art Institute program, please call (312) 443-3680 or send an e-mail to as far in advance as possible. 

Please see the museum’s Accessibility page for more information.