“Light in August” 1947
In a recent museum class I taught – we explored the world of the gray scale and the work of Willem de Kooning. We looked at several examples of de Kooning's work and identified the values lightest to darkest (the gray scale).
STEP THREE: Play “Musical Values.”
STEP FOUR: Create your own de Kooning style painting.
Here is a peek at some of the work of the class: