Composition: Balance, Focus, and Space
Lecture no. 17 from the course: The Complete Painter: Lessons from the Masters
Taught by Professor David Brody | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses
Learn how to construct your painting to control the viewer’s path through its visual information. What do you want the observer to attend to first, second, next? You’ll explore the elements of compositional weight and balance, space, hierarchy, focal considerations, color, and more to understand the ways in which each of these factors affects your viewer’s experience.