Using their explorations in mark making and taking,as a contrast to their previous subjects,the visual excitement of architecture the first years experiment with contrast of scale,imagery and sensation.They continue to expand their drawing and collage skills.
On the course,here in Bath,UK we are very keen to expand our visual reference and each year we look at ways to explore and immerse ourselves in a foreign culture, land or cityscapes.
Visiting New York we experienced street life,cultural heritage,studio visits and talks,fashion,art galleries,museums and architectural gems.
Here is a snapshot of some of the visual reference.
The video records the moment Solsbury Hill by Peter Gabrielle began to play as I sat down in a cafe.
Bath to New York is 3,370 miles
Bath to Solsbury Hill is 4 miles!