ART Criticism and cultural analysis
Courses that seek to facilitate the development of skills for the appreciation, interpretation and study of the different manifestations of art, taking into account the historical, social and cultural perspectives.


Color in the history of art
Aimed at people over 15 years old | Beginner level  

Since the beginning of our times, color has been a key tool to communicate and transmit both ideas and emotions in visual culture.
It will be analyzed how color has been a basic component for human communication through creative expressions in the various stages and artistic movements of art history, as well as the concepts, theories and behaviors of color through universal works of art.


The student will have a broad overview and understanding of the importance of the use of color in the history of art throughout the different periods of humanity from different perspectives. Likewise, she will understand color in depth as a basic tool for creating, expressing and communicating a message.

Session 1 | Creation tools: Elements and Principles of art.

Session 2 | The color and its history.

Session 3 | Color and communication: Psychology of color.

Session 4 | Modernity and avant-garde.

Session 5 | Bauhaus color theory.

Session 6 | Color in abstract art.

Session 7 | Fashion, art and design: color as a protagonist in the contemporary era.

Marianna Gonzalez Gastelum

She has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Monterrey. It has studies related to art education and art history. She was Marketing Coordinator at the Vaso Roto Ediciones publishing house in San Pedro Garza García, Nuevo León and later Content Editor of the architecture and design magazine Tu Casa Nueva in Hermosillo, Sonora. In the educational field, he has given conferences, courses and workshops on the history of art and artistic expression for girls, boys, youth and adults in various institutions and cultural centers such as the Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Sonora Norte, from where he has designed, taught and coordinated subjects as well as student cultural projects. Since 2016 she has held the position of Coordinator of Arts at the Sonoran Institute of Culture and in 2019 she launched Arte Appétit: Cultura abocados, a platform dedicated to cultural education from where she gives talks and courses on art history.

Cost: 1,100 * pesos

7 sessions | From August 18 to September 29 *Thursday, 17:00 p.m. to 18:00 p.m.

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