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*Part I: Informed Perception

Course Type: 
Adult Education
Course Type: 
University Courses

Learn the Language of Art
Informed Perception introduces students to the concepts and application of the objective method of art analysis through direct engagement with the arts. Offered at premium locations and/or for college credit, these fourteen week classes provide highly motivated students the opportunity to challenge themselves through a rigorous emersion in our objective approach to the arts. These classes meet for weekly  three hour sessions over fourteen weeks. While there are no prerequisites for this course, students should expect a dynamic and rigorous learning experience including required readings, written assignments, and papers.

This course is designed to be the first of three courses under our Certificate Program.  Students who successfully complete Part I: Informed Perception, Part II: Traditions and one Part III: Seminar courses,  are eligible  to earn the de Mazia Certificate of Completion.

See below for specific locations, dates, and tuition fees.


Part I: Informed Perception Courses are eligible for member discount and tuition assistance.


Classes: Spring 2015

Class Section Location Instructor Dates Tuition
Informed Perception at the Barnes Foundation (S15/IP)
2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Mr William Perthes Director of Education 01/27/2015 - 05/05/2015 $750.00; Tuition assistance is available. Register Today