Lux Art Institute is redefining the museum experience to make art more accessible and personally meaningful. At Lux, you don’t just see finished works of art; you see the artistic process firsthand, observing internationally recognized artists in a working studio environment.
Lux Art Institute is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Thursday and Friday: 1:00pm–5:00pm
Monday through Friday: 9:00am–5:00pm
Working with the education staff's teaching artists and inspired by trends in contemporary art, students will work on a variety of art projects both independently and collaboratively as part of the camp program. Projects will include drawing, painting and sculpture. Space is limited. Be sure to register early!
WEEK 1: Monday-Friday, October 23-27
WEEK 2: Monday-Friday, October 30- November 3
9:00AM-2:00PM each day.
Visiting artist Allison Renshaw will lead students through the use of a variety of mediums to create personal work for all skill levels. The class will introduce different forms of image transfer and will also explore color, composition, and a variety of formal issues. Students will build skill and confidence and will also uncover personal subject matter while experimenting with content. Allison has had many years of instructing and is excited to challenge students at their experience level. Exposure to other artists working in mixed media is given for students to learn from. Open Studio included. Limited to 10 students.
Tuesdays - October 31st, November 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, December 5th, 12th, 19th.
Combining aspects of foundational drawing — line, form, space, value, composition, observation, and likeness, with the freedom of experimenting with more expressive and creative techniques. Working from both in-class observation and imagination, drawing basics will be taught with room for creative interpretation. We will have fun, flex our analytical and creative minds, and explore the most fundamental tool in art and visual expression. Open to all skill levels.
AGES 10-17 | Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30pm
November 8, 15, 22, 29
December 6, 13
When you donate to Lux, you create: art by internationally recognized artists and local elementary students; conversations about art; connections with local artists and the art community; a commitment to San Diego arts for everyone. Donate to Lux and watch creativity unfold. . . More >
Make your special event even more special by holding it in the Lux Education Pavilion and Garden, the Artist Pavilion or both! We customize the space for your needs so whether you are planning a major fundraiser, birthday party or corporate event...More >