Presentation, Shape & Figure-Ground

  • Demo: Mounting and Hanging Work
  • Shape & Figure-Ground handouts
  • Homework review: viewing & copying exercise
  • Introduction: unit shapes & repetition
  • Demo: cutting technique
  • Begin collage assignment: unit shapes and repetition


  1. Cut at least 50 copies of your unit shape
  2. Begin experimenting in your sketchbook with super-unit shapes (trace silhouettes). Come to class with three possible super-unit shapes traced in your sketchbook.