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August 2017

Painting with the Masters, Old and New Techniques with David Dunlop

August 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$495
NYC Grand Central Terminal

This 3-day workshop will have a daily combination of lecture and slides (2-3 hours), demo (2 hours or more, in both oil and acrylic) and student painting (2-3 hours). The following topics will be covered: Day 1: Painting Reflections, From Shop Windows to Lakes and Streams Learn how to paint distorted illusions of space, motion and perspective as seen in reflections on water, glass and shiny surfaces like metal, water and glass. Learn how to evoke the complexities of fractured…

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October 2017

Art and Design: The Science of Expression

October 14, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
THE WHITE GALLERY, 342 Main Street P.O Box 1306
LakevillE, CT 06039 United States
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What subconscious processes are in play when we look at art, when we make art, when we decide to acquire art? How does our biology direct our making and perception of art? How do culture and biology determine art? How have they done this across time and place? How have our ideas and purposes for art changed with culture, science and technology? Join us on Saturday, October 14th at 12PM as David Dunlop unpacks these questions and many more. Please…

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The Science of Expression: How We Make and Express Emotion in Art and Ourselves

October 29, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Silvermine Art Guild, 1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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$20

Course ID: DDSU430PM10292017 Sunday · 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm · $20 1 Session · October 29 Silvermine Art Guild | 1037 Silvermine Road · New Canaan, CT 06840 · 203.966.9700 Recent research reveals there are no universal facial expressions for fear, anger, joy, or other emotions as we previously thought. Our emotional expressions are cultural characteristics not, universal. We learn them like language. Our art expresses them from a time and place bound cultural base not a universal human base.…

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February 2018

Silvermine Art Guild 4:30pm – Visual Thinking, Deeper, Broader, and More Inventive

February 25, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
Silvermine Art Guild, 1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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$20

Silvermine Art Guild Course ID: DDSU430PM2262018 Sunday · 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm · $20 1 Session · February 25, 2018 Neuro-science has discovered we are all visual learners. First and linguistic learning follows. Learn how the most inventive and greatest minds in history all used visual thinking and how you can too! Learn how language hi-jacks your thinking and constrains your imagination. David Dunlop’s reputation as a painter who combines artistic skill, knowledge and enthusiasm prompted the Metropolitan Museum…

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March 2018

Learning In Retirement (Stamford) 10am – Visual Thinking, Deeper, Broader, and More Inventive – Two-hour Lecture

March 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learning In Retirement — Stamford, c/o Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Road
Stamford, CT 06902 United States
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Visual Thinking, Deeper, Broader, and More Inventive - Two-hour Lecture Neuro-science has discovered we are all visual learners. First and linguistic learning follows. Learn how the most inventive and greatest minds in history all used visual thinking and how you can too! Learn how language hi-jacks your thinking and constrains your imagination. David Dunlop’s reputation as a painter who combines artistic skill, knowledge and enthusiasm prompted the Metropolitan Museum of Art to invite him to lecture on 4000 years of…

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May 2018

The Drawing Room – Rhythmic Transitions – David Dunlop Exhibition

May 1, 2018 @ 8:00 am - June 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
The Drawing Room, 220 EAST PUTNAM AVENUE
Cos Cob, CT 06807 United States
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The Drawing Room - Cos Cob - David Dunlop - Rhythmic Transitions Artist Talk Reception - Friday, May11th - 5:00-7:00pm Exhibition - May 1, 2018 - July 30, 2018 220 EAST PUTNAM AVENUE, COS COB, CT 06807 • 1 (203) 661-3737

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November 2018

Lecture – What We See and How We Look?

November 4, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Lecture - What We See and How We Look? November 4, 2018 Course ID: DDSU430PM1142018 Sunday · 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm · $20 Our vision is determined by our culture just as making our art, architecture, clothing, packaging, and jewelry are responses to our cultural needs. We see other cultures’ art and architecture differently than they do. Here is and exploration of how we see through a lens of culture and, how it can prevent us from seeing what…

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David Dunlop Lecture at the White Gallery – How Vision Works

November 17, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
THE WHITE GALLERY, 342 Main Street P.O Box 1306
LakevillE, CT 06039 United States
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White Gallery Lecture

The White Gallery  - David Dunlop Lecture - How Vision Works 1:00pm  Lecture on Saturday, November 17th The White Gallery ● P.O Box 1306 ● 342 Main Street ● Lakeville, CT 06039

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February 2019

Redding Library Lecture – Mark Twain Library – How the Mind’s Eye Works

February 24, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mark Twain Library at Redding, CT, 439 Redding Road
Redding, CT 06896 United States
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On Sunday, February 24 at 3:00 pm, The Allen and Helen Hermes Arts Series at the Mark Twain Library will host a special talk with acclaimed artist and teacher David Dunlop.   In his stimulating illustrated talk, Mr. Dunlop shows how our greatest innovations have derived from visualizing: how Galileo, Newton, Edison, Einstein and others relied upon image making to discover fresh insights into how the world works. He demonstrates how to use forms of visualization to expand your understanding…

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March 2019

Learning in Retirement – How Art Evolves: 500 Years, From The Renaissance To Now

March 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learning In Retirement — Stamford, c/o Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Road
Stamford, CT 06902 United States
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LEARNING IN RETIREMENT INC. c/o Temple Beth El 350 Roxbury Road Stamford, CT 06902 (203) 595-0398 (Class hours only) March 1, 2019 - 10:00a,-12:00pm #501 –HOW ART EVOLVES: 500 YEARS, FROM THE RENAISSANCE TO NOW How have our markets, theologies, cultures, tools, materials, economies and science changed the production, presentation and our desires for Art? How have cultural needs determined the appearance and sale of art? What forces change how we make art and what we want and need in…

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Silvermine Art Guild Lecture: How Painting Evolves: 500 Years of Changing Purposes, Methods, Audiences, Sources, Materials, Tools, Themes and Techniques

March 10, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Silvermine Art Guild, 1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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$20

Silvermine Art Guild Course ID: DDSU430PM3102019 Sunday · 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm · $20 1 Session · March 10 How painting evolves takes us from the artist/client contracts of the 15th century with their tight specifications for subject, characters, colors, materials, and methods to the present’s multiculturalism, digital effects, new tools and materials, and rapid market changes. As cultures, values, technologies, and economies change so does art. The reasons to acquire art, the criteria for making art amid quickly…

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October 2019

Silvermine Art Guild Lecture (Oct 13, 2019) – Blind Spots: How to Expand Visual Perception Lecture

October 13, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Silvermine Art Guild, 1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Blind Spots:  How to expand Visual Perception Lecture Silvermine Art Guild Lecture October 13, 2019 · Meets: Su · 04:30 PM – 06:00 PM · $20 1037 Silvermine Road New Canaan, CT 06840 203.966.9700 How can we improve our vision?  What are obstacles to broader sensory perception? How did we learn to see and, how can we learn to see more? This talk examines the biological limits of our vision, our color vision, our focused vision, our culturally determined vision…

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Part 2 : Creativity and Motivation Sunday, October 20, 1 – 3 PM at the Mamaroneck Artists Guild

October 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mamaroneck Artists Guild, 126 Larchmont Ave.
Larchmont, NY 10538 United States
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Part 2 : Creativity and Motivation at Mamaroneck Artists Guild Sunday, October 20, 1 - 3 PM The presentation will cover topics such as creativity in art historically as well as practical tips and advice on how to stoke creativity and motivation, how to deal with the occasional block or rejection, ways to develop a discipline and schedule for doing your work, and how to embrace the experience of creating art to the fullest, and much more!! Mamaroneck Artists Guild…

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How the Mind’s Eye Works – ArtTalks – Ridgefield Library Guild of Artists

October 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Ridgefield Library, 472 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877
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How the Mind’s Eye Works: Creativity and Visual Thinking with David Dunlop Sunday, October 27 @ 2 PM, Main Program Room Ridgefield Library & the Ridgefield Guild of Artists As an Emmy award-winning host and writer of the 13-show national PBS television series, Landscapes Through Time with David Dunlop and visiting artist/lecturer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Silvermine Art Guild, Dunlop’s reputation as an accomplished painter and teacher is well established. In his ARTalk, he will discuss how…

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March 2020

Learning in Retirement Lecture – Pattern Recognition

March 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learning In Retirement — Stamford, c/o Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Road
Stamford, CT 06902 United States
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LEARNING IN RETIREMENT INC. c/o Temple Beth El 350 Roxbury Road Stamford, CT 06902 (203) 595-0398 (Class hours only) Friday - March 6, 2020 - 10:00am-12:00pm David Dunlop Lecture - Pattern Recognition  

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Silvermine Lecture and Demonstration: Seeing in Patterns

March 8 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Silvermine Art Guild, 1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Silvermine Lecture: Seeing in Patterns March 8, 2020 · Sunday · 04:30 PM – 06:30 PM We all don’t see the same way . We don’t see the same things. Visual thinking varies varies. Making and seeing art depends upon how our own vision works. What do we for? What do we expect to see? How do we find meaning? How do make meaning from the patterns of our experience? David will use his unique perspective in a lecture and…

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April 2020

David Dunlop’s FREE One Hour Open Studio Lecture/Painting Demonstration – April 8, 2020 10am EST

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

David Dunlop's FREE One Hour Open Studio Lecture/Painting Demonstration - April 8, 2020 10am EST We wish all of you and your families safety and good health during this difficult and uniquely surreal time.   We are all exploring new ways to connect with one another and to continue to learn and encourage each other in a world that is so different. 1.    One Hour Open Studio Lecture/Painting Demonstration on Wednesday, April 8th at 10am EST.    We would love…

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